hinged

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floating aquatic carnivorous perennial of central and southern Europe, Africa, Asia, Australia having whorls of 6 to 9 leaves ending in hinged lobes for capturing e.g. water fleas Aldrovanda vesiculosa , waterwheel plant
carnivorous perennial herb having a green pitcher and hinged lid both with red edges; western Australia Australian pitcher plant , Cephalotus follicularis
excavator whose shovel bucket is attached to a hinged boom and is drawn backward to move earth backhoe
whale's hinged plates that strain plankton from water baleen , whalebone
helmet hinged front beaver , ventail , visor
hand tool consisting of two rules that are hinged together so you can draw or measure angles of any size bevel , bevel square
shell, mollusk with two hinged valve bivalve
shell of two hinged valves bivalve
marine or freshwater mollusks having a soft body with platelike gills enclosed within two shells hinged together bivalve , lamellibranch , pelecypod
window sash that is hinged (usually on one side) casement
motion picture-making blackboard with hinged top clapper
film hinged board with take number clapper board
hinged catch that fits into a notch of a ratchet to move a wheel forward or prevent it from moving backward click , detent , dog , pawl
pair of levers hinged at the fulcrum compound lever
hinged pair of curved iron bars; used to raise heavy objects crampon , crampoon
having nine hinged bands of bony plates; ranges from Texas to Paraguay Dasypus novemcinctus , nine-banded armadillo , peba , Texas armadillo
carnivorous plant of coastal plains of the Carolinas having sensitive hinged marginally bristled leaf blades that close and entrap insects Dionaea muscipula , Venus's flytrap , Venus's flytraps
painted or carved panels hinged together, two diptych
painting or carving (especially an altarpiece) on two panels (usually hinged like a book) diptych
hinged leaf on a table that can be raised and supported by a bracket drop-leaf
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