Medical Dictionary

flank

noun \ˈflaŋk\

Medical Definition of FLANK

:  the fleshy part of the side between the ribs and the hip; broadly :  the side of a quadruped

Illustration of FLANK

April 28, 2015
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a word formed by the blending of words
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