Definition of 'lateral'
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And there I was, thinking you employed imaginative lateral thinking. A MEANS TO EVIL (2004)I tied up in the lateral basin, pulled out the Thermos bottle of tea and the package of sandwiches that I had brought with me. DOUBTFUL MOTIVES (2004)I glare at the itineraries we have been given: lateral thinking until lunchtime today, then something called'How to Think'. POPCO (2004)
Raven and the Flighthawk with the passive sensor set are out in the flat, waiting for the lateral -here to the West. DALE BROWN'S DREAMLAND (5) STRIKE ZONE (2004)
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Translations for 'lateral'
British English: lateral ADJECTIVE
Lateral means relating to the sides of something, or moving in a sideways direction.
He estimated the lateral movement of the bridge to be between four and six inches.
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