|1.||[ 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"
|Related terms:||lateral lateral|
|2.||[ adverb ] (anatomy) in a lateral direction or location|
"the body is spindle-shaped and only slightly compressed laterally"
|Related terms:||anatomy lateral lateral|