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synonyms for lateral

  • oblique
  • crabwise
  • edgeways
  • flanking
  • side-by-side
  • sidelong
  • sideward
  • sideway
  • sideways
  • sidewise
  • skirting
See also synonyms for: laterally
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antonyms for lateral

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  • centered
  • central
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How to use lateral in a sentence

These lateral areas assess whether behaviors conform to social norms, and exert inhibitory control over inappropriate or maladaptive behavior.
THE NEUROLOGY OF FLOW STATES - ISSUE 91: THE AMAZING BRAINHEATHER BERLINOCTOBER 14, 2020NAUTILUS
As a result, roots grow longer, lateral roots develop, and more root hairs sprout.
JUNK FOOD IS BAD FOR PLANTS, TOO - ISSUE 90: SOMETHING GREENANNE BIKLé & DAVID R. MONTGOMERYSEPTEMBER 23, 2020NAUTILUS
Social pressure, technological innovations, and economic trends are all closing in on its main product, so it’s trying to make a lateral move into another bloated, polluting industry.
BIG OIL’S HOPES ARE PINNED ON PLASTICS. IT WON’T END WELL.DAVID ROBERTSSEPTEMBER 4, 2020VOX
Meanwhile, he said, several dozen of the department’s more proactive-minded officers responded to the new rules and paperwork by simply deciding to “lateral out” to a job in another police department.
WHAT CAN MAYORS DO WHEN THE POLICE STOP DOING THEIR JOBS?BY ALEC MACGILLISSEPTEMBER 3, 2020PROPUBLICA
On July 18, responding to Musk’s call for job applicants who wanted to help “solve” brain and spinal injuries, a Twitter user asked if Neuralink could also help disabled people living with injuries, autism and amyotrophic lateral sclerosis, or ALS.
ELON MUSK’S BRAIN COMPANY PLANS A BIG REVEAL ON FRIDAY. HERE’S WHAT WE ALREADY KNOWVERNE KOPYTOFFAUGUST 27, 2020FORTUNE
The height of the tower from the level of the street is 105 feet, the slated towers over the lateral pediments being smaller.
SHOWELL'S DICTIONARY OF BIRMINGHAMTHOMAS T. HARMAN AND WALTER SHOWELL
While a person has the natural right also to the lateral support of his land, yet he cannot use it to the injury of another.
PUTNAM'S HANDY LAW BOOK FOR THE LAYMANALBERT SIDNEY BOLLES
The owner of land adjoining a highway has no right to the lateral support of the soil of the street.
PUTNAM'S HANDY LAW BOOK FOR THE LAYMANALBERT SIDNEY BOLLES
Sometimes these traps were weirs or by-washes, made of long lateral tanks of wicker-work.
MRS. FALCHION, COMPLETEGILBERT PARKER
The pillars are strengthened against lateral yielding by horizontal and diagonal bracing.
ENCYCLOPAEDIA BRITANNICA, 11TH EDITION, VOLUME 4, PART 3VARIOUS
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