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flaps

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. flap, flapsnoun

    a movable airfoil that is part of an aircraft wing; used to increase lift or drag

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of flaps in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of flaps in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

Examples of flaps in a Sentence

  1. Greg Edgecombe:

    We didn’t know these animals had two sets of flaps (an upper one and a lower one) because the fossils we had were all so flattened.

  2. Kevin Chen:

    Through various theoretical, computational and experimental studies, we found that the mechanics of flapping propulsion are actually very similar in air and in water, in both cases, the wing is moving back and forth. The only difference is the speed at which the wing flaps.

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