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Synonyms for flank

Synonyms for flank

one of two or more contrasted parts or places identified by its location with respect to a center

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Synonyms for flank

the side of military or naval formation

a subfigure consisting of a side of something

a cut from the fleshy part of an animal's side between the ribs and the leg

the side between ribs and hipbone

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be located at the sides of something or somebody

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Presa del frio y el hambre, el reverendo fue devuelto a su hogar, donde lo reanimaron con sopa caliente y flanken.
It was plain food, boiled beef flanken, potatoes, chicken from the market, sometimes fish from the fish market and we ate and we got full and we stayed healthy.
Most everybody is assumed to be a Democrat, the way a waitress in a delicatessen assumes everybody knows what flanken is.
Flanken, by veteran sitcom actor Marvin Kaplan (``Alice'').
We were initiated into the mysteries of the modem urban cabala: the subtle class distinctions between Bloomie's, Macy's, and Klein's; the restorative powers of seltzer and shvitz; the pros and cons of flanken and derma and latkes and kreplach .