Meaning of LATERAL in English

Lateral means relating to the sides of something, or moving in a sideways direction.

McKinnon estimated the ~ movement of the bridge to be between four and six inches.

ADJ: usu ADJ n


Shafts were sunk, with tunnels dug ~ly.

ADV: usu ADV after v

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