laterally

All Adverb
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  • He could not move forward to get inside, but was having success moving laterally.
  • He's also able to think laterally, and work around his problems.
  • When the eyes move laterally, in the same direction, this is called a version.
  • It is compressed laterally, with black and gold lines running along its side.
  • Old trees can spread out laterally, using these prop roots to cover a wide area.
  • In the most extreme cases the curve will break very wide laterally.
  • However, when passing the ball it can only be thrown laterally or backward.
  • In this case the free end moves the greatest distance laterally compared to any location along the beam.
  • The eyes are set laterally and usually visible from below.
  • The species takes its name from a brilliant silvery strip running laterally across its body.
  • The truck could therefore turn into a curve and move to some extent laterally.
  • In addition, the tool must be moved laterally across the work.
  • It has a stout, laterally compressed body with a large head longer than deep.
  • They have an increased ability to move water downward or laterally with a high organic matter content.
  • Their heads were long and lean, and their eyes opened laterally.
  • It sits laterally across a channel and is turned by water flow.
  • These cells receive input as well as project back toward various regions, both laterally and medially.
  • In many cases the guide extends laterally on each side at its posterior end.
  • It is easily distinguished by the black stripe that runs laterally on both sides of its neck.
  • In the first type, the blue image is not laterally inverted but the other two are.
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Meaning of laterally

  • adverb 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
  • adverb In a lateral direction or location
    the body is spindle-shaped and only slightly compressed laterally