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flanknoun [C]

uk   us   /flæŋk/

flank noun [C] (BODY)

the area of the body between the ribs and the hips of an animal or a person

flank noun [C] (SIDE)

the side of something: right/left flank A small group of houses clings to the eastern flank of the mountain.

flankverb [T usually passive]

uk   us   /flæŋk/
to be at the side of someone or something: The president was flanked by senior advisors.
Translations of “flank”
in Vietnamese sừờn, hông, cánh…
in Spanish costado, flanco…
in Thai สีข้าง, ด้านข้าง…
in Malaysian sisi…
in French flanc…
in German die Flanke…
in Chinese (Traditional) 身體, (動物或人體的)脅腹…
in Indonesian samping…
in Chinese (Simplified) 身体, (动物或人体的)胁腹…
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