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flank

noun [C]
 
 
/flæŋk/
BODY the side of the body of an animal or person from the chest to the hipsThe human torso
ARMY the side of an army when it is ready to fightParts of armies and groups of servicemen
Translations of “flank”
in Spanish costado, flanco…
in French flanc…
in German die Flanke…
in Chinese (Traditional) 身體, (動物或人體的)脅腹…
in Russian бок, фланг…
in Turkish böğür, yan, (ordu) yan kanat…
in Chinese (Simplified) 身体, (动物或人体的)胁腹…
in Polish bok, skrzydło…
(Definition of flank noun from the Cambridge Learners Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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