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wing

noun [C] (FOR FLYING) 用于飞行的结构     /wɪŋ/
the flat part of the body which a bird, insect or bat uses for flying, or one of the flat horizontal structures that stick out from the side of an aircraft and support it when it is flying (鸟类等的)翅膀;(飞机的)机翼 the delicacy of a butterfly's wings 蝴蝶翅膀的精致 I don't like chicken wings - there's not much meat on them. 我不喜欢吃鸡翅——上面没有多少肉。 I could see the plane's wing out of my window. 我透过身边的窗户能看到飞机的机翼。 Parts of aeroplanesMiscellaneous animal body parts
take wing literary
If a bird takes wing, it flies away. 飞走 Movement through the airAviationTravelling by aircraft
to suddenly develop, freely and powerfully 突然发展;自由飞扬 She walked in the hills, letting her thoughts take wing. 她走在山坡上,任思绪自由飞扬。 Making progress and advancingBecoming better
on the wing literary
A bird that is on the wing is flying. (鸟儿)正在飞翔 Animal (non-human) behaviourMovement through the airAviationTravelling by aircraft
(Definition of wing noun (FOR FLYING) from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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