There are 2 translations of flank in Spanish:

flank1

Pronunciation: /flæŋk/

n

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Sanfermines (The festival of San Fermín) is from 6th-14th July and el encierro (the 'running of the bulls'), takes place in Pamplona in northern Spain. The animals are released into the barricaded streets and people run in front of them, in honor of the town´s patron saint, San Fermín, who was put to death by being dragged by bulls.

There are 2 translations of flank in Spanish:

flank2

vt

  • 1.1 (be at either side of) (often pass) flanquear
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    • It is well lit by two large windows and has as its focal point a marble fireplace flanked by built-in shelving units.
    • The fireplace is flanked by fitted floor-to-ceiling bookshelves.
    • Central to the transformation was the creation of an inviting sitting area oriented toward a new gas fireplace flanked by tall bookshelves.
    1.2 [Mil] flanquear
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    • We sat around the kitchen table and planned out our strategy, various frontal attacks and flanking maneuvers we could make were considered.
    • Suddenly, two Rebel batteries flanked the attacking Union troops and opened fire upon their exposed rear flank.
    • The second fighter's attack you, Tice and his five-fighter squadron will flank from behind and intercept.
    1.3
    (flanking pres p)
    [Mil] [movement/fire] de flanqueo

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Sanfermines (The festival of San Fermín) is from 6th-14th July and el encierro (the 'running of the bulls'), takes place in Pamplona in northern Spain. The animals are released into the barricaded streets and people run in front of them, in honor of the town´s patron saint, San Fermín, who was put to death by being dragged by bulls.