Definitions for "Flap"
Keywords:  movable, drag, wing, limber, brim
Anything broad and limber that hangs loose, or that is attached by one side or end and is easily moved; as, the flap of a garment.
A hinged leaf, as of a table or shutter.
The motion of anything broad and loose, or a stroke or sound made with it; as, the flap of a sail or of a wing.
A portion of tissue, containing its own blood supply, transferred from one location to another to reconstruct large tissue defects.
A type of hair replacement surgery in which a flap of hair bearing scalp is taken from the side of the head and transferred to bald areas of the scalp. The flap is usually still attached to the scalp on one side to maintain the blood supply to the flap. There are several techniques including the Fleming-Meyer flap, rotational flap, Preauricular flap and the Juri flap.
Term used to describe the transfer of skin and soft tissue from one part of the body to help reconstruct another part. In most instances the flap is attached to the body by its blood supply. The place where the flap is taken from (harvested) is called the donor site. The place on the body where the flap is transferred to is called the recipient site (for example, the breast).
pronounce with a flap, of alveolar sounds
a speech sound that is voiced, and is produced by very rapidly whacking the tip of the tongue against the alveolar ridge just once
In the context of exterior routing, rapid changes in routing information which can cause other providers to ignore future updates for the addresses concerned.
The slang term for the controversy following a large number of UFO sightings in an area.
a brief period of intensive, widespread activity, both in UFO sightings and in public interest
a sudden surge in sightings in one area, and this one has pushed Inkerman over the top
an excited state of agitation; "he was in a dither"; "there was a terrible flap about the theft"
make a fuss; be agitated
Excitement and chaos. You'd better get weaving - there's a flap on.
a crucial determinant for lentiviral vector nuclear import and gene transduction of human hematopoietic stem cells
the motion made by flapping up and down
move in a wavy pattern or with a rising and falling motion; "The curtains undulated"; "the waves rolled towards the beach"
move noisily; "flags flapped in the strong wind"
A fiasco, a screw-up, particularly something that will attract bad publicity or negative repercussions.
a unfavorable situation with negative impact
A section of wall lining in a lava tube that has broken free and sagged or rolled down away from the wall. Where only a small patch has been pushed off by gas pressure from behind it may be referred to as a 'burst'.
a section of gum tissue that has been freed from its underlying attachment in order to gain direct vision and access to the periodontal structures that are underneath
The largest part of the front (and/or back) cover, the section to the right of the spine that covers the body of the book.
Minor character from the animated movie, Little Nemo: Adventures in Slumberland.
A flat piece with one side attached to something else.
a region of paper in an origami shape that is attached only along one edge so that it can be easily manipulated by itself.
Keywords:  fdditalk, link, protocol, access, see
See: FDDITalk Link-Access Protocol (FLAP)
A protective covering of artwork or mechanicals made by affixing a sheet of tracing paper or heavier paper over the face of the original.
An uncontrollable jerking of the hands sometimes seen in advanced liver disease. A flap indicates poor liver function.
Keywords:  axis, panel, horizontal, round, frame
Panel or frame working round a horizontal axis
FLAP is a low-level communications protocol that facilitates the development of higher-level, record-oriented, communications layers. It is used on the TCP connection between all clients and servers.
Keywords:  elevator, see
See elevator.
Keywords:  horses, lips, disease
A disease in the lips of horses.