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Part of Speech: noun
Results: 24
1. Any surface used primarily for supporting a flying machine in flight, whether by edge- on motion, or flapping, or rotation; specif., either of a pair of supporting planes of a flying machine.
3. One of the two pairs of upper thoracic appendages of most hexapod insects. They are broad, fanlike organs formed of a double membrane and strengthened by chitinous veins or nervures.
5. Passage by flying; flight; as, to take wing.
9. One of the broad, thin, anterior lobes of the foot of a pteropod, used as an organ in swimming.
11. Either of the two side petals of a papilionaceous flower.
12. One of two corresponding appendages attached; a sidepiece.
14. The longer side of crownworks, etc., connecting them with the main work.
18. One of the sides of the stags in a theater.
19. One of the two anterior limbs of a bird, pterodactyl, or bat. They correspond to the arms of man, and are usually modified for flight, but in the case of a few species of birds, as the ostrich, auk, etc., the wings are used only as an assistance in running or swimming.
Part of Speech: verb transitive
2. To supply with wings or sidepieces.
5. To cut off the wings of; to wound in the wing; to disable a wing of; as, to wing a bird.
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