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flanco

English translation: flank

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Spanish term or phrase:flanco
English translation:flank
Entered by: Parrot
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22:24 Apr 30, 2001
Spanish to English translations [Non-PRO]
Spanish term or phrase: flanco
una ley que abre un "flanco"
Jennifer Struna
a law that opens up a flank (of sth).
Explanation:
In the sense that it leaves one side or aspect of an issue open, unprotected. There would be other expressions for the same figurative meaning, of course (to leave sth. wide open to..., etc.)
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Parrot
Spain
Local time: 14:22
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Thanks a lot! Very helpful.
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Summary of answers provided
naloopholegcaddy
naa law that opens up a flank (of sth).
Parrot
naflankxxxtrans4u


  

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16 mins
flank


Explanation:
flanco-flank,
flank-flanco de escuadra o ejército.

Saludos,

Bye


xxxtrans4u
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3 hrs
a law that opens up a flank (of sth).


Explanation:
In the sense that it leaves one side or aspect of an issue open, unprotected. There would be other expressions for the same figurative meaning, of course (to leave sth. wide open to..., etc.)

Parrot
Spain
Local time: 14:22
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Thanks a lot! Very helpful.
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15 hrs
loophole


Explanation:
Just a suggestion as context is not entirely clear.

'A law that opens up a loophole..'

gcaddy
United Kingdom
Local time: 13:22
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