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storm flap Syllabification: storm flap

Definition of storm flap in English:

noun

A piece of material designed to protect an opening or fastener on a tent or coat from the effects of rain.
Example sentences
  • In addition, the jacket features a security pocket hidden behind the storm flap.
  • It has a front storm flap with zipper and hidden snaps, encased elastic cuffs and bottom hem, and bar-tacking at critical stress points.
  • The front has a two-way zipper and a storm flap that secures with snaps.

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