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a moth's delicate wings
The bird flapped its wings excitedly.
barbecued chicken wings
the east/main wing
He works in the psychiatric wing of the hospital.
I'm a member of the Green Party's youth wing.
The small conservation group is under the wing of the United Nations.
There was already someone waiting in the wings when he retired.
It's time for him to leave home and stretch his wings.
Jose took Alison under his wing during her first weeks.
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the belief that every problem has a solution based in technology
any of the bones in your foot between your toes and your ankle
any random process, such as a competition in which a name is drawn from a hat
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Definition of wing from the online English dictionary from Macmillan Publishers Limited.