laterally
adverb see lateral I

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Laterally — Lat er*al*ly, adv. By the side; sidewise; toward, or from, the side. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • laterally — lateral UK US /ˈlætərəl/ adjective [before noun] ► related to the side of an object or to sideways movement: »Designers added more storage space, with lateral expansion of the rear compartment. ► HR at the same level in an organization or between …   Financial and business terms

  • laterally — adverb 1. to or by or from the side such women carry in their heads kinship knowledge of six generations depth and extending laterally among consanguineal kin as far as the grandchildren of second cousin • Derived from adjective: ↑lateral 2. in a …   Useful english dictionary

  • laterally — lateral ► ADJECTIVE ▪ of, at, towards, or from the side or sides. ► NOUN ▪ a lateral part, especially a shoot or branch growing out from the side of a stem. DERIVATIVES laterally adverb. ORIGIN Latin lateralis, from latus side …   English terms dictionary

  • laterally — See lateral. * * * …   Universalium

  • laterally — adverb a) Done in a lateral manner. b) Relating to the direction to the side …   Wiktionary

  • laterally — (Roget s IV) modif. Syn. alongside, next to, sideways; see parallel 1 …   English dictionary for students

  • laterally — lat·er·al·ly || læ(É™)trÉ™lɪ adv. from the side; to the side, toward the side; sideways; latitudinally …   English contemporary dictionary

  • laterally — adv Sldeways, sidewise, sideway, sidewards, sideward, sideling, sidelong; obliquely, slopingly, aslant, slantwise, slantways; edgeways, edgewise, broadside; abreast, alongside, to one side, beside, by the side of; neck and neck, side by side,… …   A Note on the Style of the synonym finder

  • laterally — lat·er·al·ly …   English syllables

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