English to Afrikaans Meaning :: flank

Flank :
flank
- flankomringflankweerskanteflanke
 

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Noun(1) the side of military or naval formation(2) a subfigure consisting of a side of something(3) a cut from the fleshy part of an animal's side between the ribs and the leg(4) the side between ribs and hipbone
Verb(1) be located at the sides of something or somebody

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(1) a thick flank of beef on a spit(2) The trail curls nearly 3,000 feet up the mountain's east flank in 4.2 miles, and the wind is a reliable companion.(3) What about ground beef, roast beef, tenderloin, porterhouse, T-bone, flank , ribs, and other cuts?(4) Dan patted his horse on the flank and unsaddled it, then took off its bridle.(5) The sensor repeater showed a large port opening on the flank of that ship, and our heading was taking us right toward it.(6) It removed the top 1,300 feet of the mountain and a good chunk of the crater's north flank .(7) He had eased himself up to the flank of the horse in front.(8) the northern flank of the volcano(9) The lifting of import restrictions on pork flank and offal will affect pig farmers.(10) Hugging the long north flank of the building, a shallow flight of steps leads from the street to the square, channelling visitors up to the museum entrance.(11) The ground was snatched from under him and suddenly he was naked, running across the smooth flank of a mountain.(12) The platoon in the unaffected pass began to reposition onto the flank of the enemy forces, which took approximately 20 minutes.(13) It will also support the main operations of the Army, i.e. those of the central Army Group and of the vital flank of the Southern Army Group.(14) Although numbering fewer than his own, Lind had the advantage of surprise and had engaged his forces from the western flank .(15) the northern flank of the Rockies(16) Patients with acute pancreatitis present with mild to severe epigastric pain, with radiation to the flank , the back, or both.
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(1) right flank ::
reg flank
Synonyms
Noun
1. side ::
kant
2. haunch ::
boud
3. quarter ::
kwartaal
4. thigh ::
bobeen
Verb
6. bound ::
gebonde
7. line ::
lyn
8. border ::
grens
9. fringe ::
byvoordele
Different Forms
flank, flanked, flanker, flankers, flanking, flanks
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