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to wing (third-person singular simple present -, present participle -, simple past and past participle -)
- whing (obsolete)
- An appendage of an animal's (bird, bat, insect) body that enables it to fly.
- (Template loop detected: Template:context 1) Human arm.
- Part of an airplane that produces the lift for rising into the air.
- Part of a building, an extension from the main building
- Part of a huge room. (Can we verify(+) this sense?)
- A fraction of a political movement. Usually implies a position apart from the mainstream center position.
- A military air unit, smaller than a division but larger than a group or squadron.
- (UK) A panel of a car which encloses the wheel area, especially the front wheels.
- (Template loop detected: Template:context 1) A platform on either side of the bridge of a vessel, normally found in pairs.
- (Template loop detected: Template:context 1) A position in several field games on either side of the field.
part of an animal
part of an airplane
extension of a building
part of room
fraction of a political movement
air force unit
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Third person singular
- (transitive) To injure slightly (as with a gunshot), especially in the arm.
- (intransitive) To fly.
- (intransitive) wing it: To act or speak extemporaneously; to improvise.
To injure slightly
To be extemporaneous
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