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small parachute or articulated flap to reduce the speed of an aircraft airbrake , dive brake
opaque adjustable flap on a lamp fixture; used in photography to cut off light from particular areas barndoor
loose back flap of a coat that hangs below the waist coattail
(15th-16th century) a flap for the crotch of men's tight-fitting breeches codpiece
thin triangular flap of a heart valve cusp , leaflet
flap along the edge of a garment; used in medieval clothing dag , jag
flap of cartilage that covers the windpipe while swallowing epiglottis
tent flap fly
flap consisting of a piece of canvas that can be drawn back to provide entrance to a tent fly , fly sheet , rainfly , tent-fly , tent flap
tongue, flap under frenum
cap back flap for neck protection havelock
cloth covering for a service cap with a flap extending over the back of the neck to protect the neck from direct rays of the sun havelock
flap on the underside of the wing that is lowered to slow the plane for landing landing flap
flap that lies over another part lap , overlap
bat having a leaflike flap at the end of the nose; especially of the families Phyllostomatidae and Rhinolophidae and Hipposideridae leaf-nosed bat , leafnose bat
dog ear flap leather
flap while losing wind, to luff
hard flap serving as a cover for (a) the gill slits in fishes or (b) the opening of the shell in certain gastropods when the body is retracted operculum
flap that covers the access to a pocket pocket flap
flap of tissue that protects what it covers protective fold
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