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Main Entry: 1lat·er·al
Pronunciation: primarystresslat-schwa-rschwal, primarystressla-trschwal
Function: adjective
1 : of or relating to the side : located on, directed toward, or coming from the side
2 : being a part of the boundary of a solid in geometry that is not a base or completely included in a base <a lateral edge of a prism> <a lateral face>
- lat·er·al·ly /-emacron/ adverb

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