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flip-up

[flip-uhp] /ˈflɪpˌʌp/
adjective
1.
having a movable part hinged so as to be capable of being flipped upward when necessary:
a flip-up visor.
noun
2.
a flip-up device.
Origin
adj., noun use of verb phrase flip up
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  • Friends and neighbors had the plastic inserts but our blue portable turntable had the built-in, flip-up adapter.
  • The lighters have flip-up caps over the push-down ignition buttons.
  • flip-up armrests and an articulated footrest complete the wheelchair modifications.
British Dictionary definitions for flip-up

flip-up

adjective (prenominal)
1.
able to be opened by being flipped upwards
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