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Synonyms for flap

an interruption of regular procedure or of public peace

to move (one's arms or wings, for example) up and down

to move or cause to move about while being fixed at one edge

to move through the air with or as if with wings

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an excited state of agitation

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the motion made by flapping up and down

a movable piece of tissue partly connected to the body

a movable airfoil that is part of an aircraft wing

move in a wavy pattern or with a rising and falling motion

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move noisily

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move with a thrashing motion

move with a flapping motion

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make a fuss

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pronounce with a flap, of alveolar sounds

References in periodicals archive ?
Gingival recession usually corrected by a number of procedures including Lateral pedicle flaps (4), Coronally positioned flap (5), Free gingival autografts (6), Semilunar coronally repositioned flap (7), Subepithelial connective tissue autografts (8) and Guided tissue regeneration (GTR) procedures (9).
Though the procedure developed by Gaspare Tagliacozzi (1545-99) to repair the nose (known as a pedicle flap graft in which skin from the bicep was attached to the space where the nose had been) was remarkably lost to history in the following century, Gilman chooses to commence his vast history here because Tagliacozzi was apparently the first to articulate the relationship between physical appearance and psychological happiness.
After placing the mesh in a pedicle flap in the animals, Vacanti and Donahoe measured the amount of MIS produced in the blood by the transfected cells and calculated the size of the target ovarian tumors that had been implanted in the animals' kidneys.
Trained hand surgeons commonly perform a procedure called a cross-finger pedicle flap to preserve length reconstructing the finger.
Limitations of this free or pedicle flap include sacrifice of the radial artery and morbidity at the donor site and adjacent joints, particularly in older patients.