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flank

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  • n.侧面;(建筑物、山等的)侧面;(动物的)胁腹
  • v.侧面(或两侧)有;位于…的侧翼;在…侧面
  • Web腰窝;齿腹;翼侧
Plural Form:flanks  Present Participle:flanking  Past Tense:flanked  
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n.
1.
(建筑物、山等的)侧面the side of sth such as a building or mountain
2.
(军队或运动队的)翼侧,侧面,侧翼the left or right side of an army during a battle, or a sports team during a game
3.
(动物的)胁腹the side of an animal between the ribs and the hip
v.
1.
侧面(或两侧)有to have sb/sth on one or both sides
She left the courtroom flanked by armed guards.
她在武装警卫护送下离开法庭。
2.
~ sth
位于…的侧翼;在…侧面to be placed on one or both sides of sth
They drove through the cotton fields that flanked Highway 17.
他们驾车穿过了 17 号公路边上的棉田。

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