Relating to the back and the side.

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dor·so·lat·er·al .dȯr-sō-'lat-ə-rəl, -'la-trəl adj of, relating to, or involving both the back and the sides <lesions of the \dorsolateral hypothalamus>
dor·so·lat·er·al·ly adv

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dor·so·lat·er·al (dor″so-latґər-əl) pertaining to the back and the side.

Medical dictionary. 2011.

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  • dorsolateral — Relativo al dorso del cuerpo y a los dos lados. Diccionario Mosby Medicina, Enfermería y Ciencias de la Salud, Ediciones Hancourt, S.A. 1999 …   Diccionario médico

  • dorsolateral — adjective Date: 1835 of, relating to, or involving both the back and the sides …   New Collegiate Dictionary

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  • dorsolateral — /dawr soh lat euhr euhl/, adj. Anat., Zool. of, pertaining to, or affecting the back and the side. [1825 35; DORSO + LATERAL] * * * …   Universalium

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  • dorsolateral — adj. of the back and the side …   English contemporary dictionary

  • dorsolateral — [ˌdɔ:sə(ʊ) lat(ə)r(ə)l] adjective Anatomy & Biology relating to the dorsal and lateral surfaces. Derivatives dorsolaterally adverb …   English new terms dictionary

  • dorsolateral — dor·so·lateral …   English syllables

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