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1    (=lado)   [+de animal]   side, flank  
[+de persona]  
2      (Mil)   flank  
coger a algn por el flanco      to catch sb off guard  
3      (Geog)   flank
Translation Spanish - English Collins Dictionary  
See also:

flaco, flacón, flamenco, flan

coger a algn por el flanco exp.
to catch sb off guard

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'flanco' found in translations in English-Spanish dictionary
batir por el flanco
por tres flancos
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"flanco": examples and translations in context
Hay que atacarlos por el flanco. ~ You have to attack from the flank.
Estamos acorralados en el flanco este. We're pinned down on the eastern flank.
Las inscripciones mencionadas en los puntos 3.2 y 3.3 únicamente deberán estar moldeadas en un flanco. The markings referred to in paragraphs 3.2 and 3.3 shall be moulded on one sidewall only.
Pero hoy estamos aquí hablando y examinando un fenómeno migratorio que afecta al flanco sur europeo. What we are discussing today, however, is a flow of migration into the southern flank of Europe.
El flanco del diente se limpia después de la operación. The tooth flank is cleaned after the procedure.
Mecanizado de un flanco de retén de horno. Machining of a kiln bedstop flank.
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