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  Definition of wing
  1. a movable organ for flying (one of a pair)
  2. an addition that extends a main building
  3. a barrier that surrounds the wheels of a vehicle to block splashing water or mud; "in England they call a fender a wing"
  4. one of the horizontal airfoils on either side of the fuselage of an airplane
  5. a stage area out of sight of the audience
  6. the wing of a fowl; "he preferred the drumsticks to the wings"
  7. a unit of military aircraft
  8. the side of military or naval formation; "they attacked the enemy''s right flank"
  9. a hockey player stationed in a forward positin on either side
  10. travel through the air; be airborne; "Man cannot fly"
Similar Words: annex, annexe, extension, fender, offstage, backstage, flank, fly

 

Hyponyms: ala, forewing, halter, haltere, balancer, pennon, pinion, wing case, elytron, ell, mudguard, splash guard, splash-guard, turkey wing, chicken wing, buzz, rack, flight, fly on, soar, hover

 

Grouped Verbs: fly

 

Part Meronyms: bird, bat, chiropteran, insect, angel, building, edifice, car, auto, automobile, machine, motorcar, airplane, aeroplane, plane, fowl, division, air division

 

Derivational Morphology: fly, annex, resist, stand, fend, flier, flyer, flight, flying

 

Language Translations:
Croatian: krilo   Finnish: siipi  
Hebrew: אברה   Hindi: पंख  
Hungarian: szárny   Italian: ala  
Kurdish: باڵ   Russian: крыло  
Spanish: ala   Swedish: vinge  
 
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