hinged flap

[ hĭnjd ]

n.

A turnover flap transferred by lifting it over onto its pedicle as though the pedicle was a hinge.

Nearby words

  1. hinge,
  2. hinge joint,
  3. hinge on,
  4. hinge region,
  5. hinged,
  6. hingham,
  7. hingis,
  8. hinglish,
  9. hinkle,
  10. hinkty


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