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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
Estaba cubriendo nuestro flanco cuando escalamos la pared. She was covering our flank when we scale the wall.
Si penetran por aquí expondrían su flanco. If they punch through here, they're exposing their flank.
- Si su flanco quedaría desprotegido... If they punch through here, they're exposing their flank.
- Te ordené cubrir el flanco. - I told you to cover that flank.
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.
Pero dejó el flanco de estribor abierto. He also left his starboard flank open.
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