Lateral definition

adj 1: situated at or extending to the side; "the lateral
branches of a tree"; "shot out sidelong boughs"- Tennyson
[syn: lateral, sidelong]
2: lying away from the median and sagittal plane of a body;
"lateral lemniscus"
n 1: a pass to a receiver upfield from the passer [syn: lateral
pass, lateral]
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