1 noun
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flat piece of something

[countable] a thin flat piece of cloth, paper, skin etc that is fixed by one edge to a surface, which you can lift up easily:
the tent flap
A loose flap of skin covered the wound.
cat flap


[singular] the noisy movement of something such as cloth in the air:
the flap of the sails


a flap

informal a situation in which people feel very excited or worried about something
be in a flap
Rafi's in a bit of a flap over the wedding plans.

part of aircraft

[countable]TTA a part of the wing of an aircraft that can be raised or lowered to help the aircraft go up or down

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