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Overview of noun wing

The noun wing has 11 senses? (first 5 from tagged texts)
1. (8) wing

(a movable organ for flying (one of a pair))

2. (6) wing

(one of the horizontal airfoils on either side of the fuselage of an airplane)

3. (5) wing, offstage, backstage

(a stage area out of sight of the audience)

4. (2) wing

(a unit of military aircraft)

5. (1) flank, wing

(the side of military or naval formation; "they attacked the enemy's right flank")

6. wing

(a hockey player stationed in a forward position on either side)

7. wing

((in flight formation) a position to the side and just to the rear of another aircraft)

8. wing

(a group within a political party or legislature or other organization that holds distinct views or has a particular function; "they are the progressive wing of the Republican Party")

9. wing

(the wing of a fowl; "he preferred the drumsticks to the wings")

10. fender, wing

(a barrier that surrounds the wheels of a vehicle to block splashing water or mud; "in Britain they call a fender a wing")

11. annex, annexe, extension, wing

(an addition that extends a main building)

Overview of verb wing

The verb wing has 1 senses? (first 1 from tagged texts)
1. (5) fly, wing

(travel through the air; be airborne; "Man cannot fly") © 2001-2013, Demand Media, all rights reserved. The database is based on Word Net a lexical database for the English language. see disclaimer
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