outflank


From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Outflank \Out*flank"\, v. t.
   1. (Mil.) To go beyond, or be superior to, on the flank; to
      pass around or turn the flank or flanks of.
      [1913 Webster]

   2. Hence: To outmaneuver in a competition; to bypass a
      competitor's main defenses.
      [PJC]
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