Toward the side. [L. latus, side, + ad, to]

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lat·er·ad 'lat-ə-.rad adv toward the side

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lat·er·ad (latґər-ad) toward a side or a lateral aspect.

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  • Laterad — Lat er*ad, adv. [L. latus, lateris, side + ad to.] (Anat.) Toward the side; away from the mesial plane; opposed to {mesiad}. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • laterad — [lat′ər ad΄] adv. [< L later(alis) < gen. of latus, side (see LATERAL) + AD2] Anat. toward the side …   English World dictionary

  • laterad — adverb Etymology: Latin later , latus Date: 1814 toward the side …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • laterad — toward the side …   Dictionary of ichthyology

  • laterad — adv. [L. latus, side; ad, toward] Toward the side, directed away from the midline of the body …   Dictionary of invertebrate zoology

  • laterad — /lat euh rad /, adv. Anat. toward the side. [1805 15; < L later (s. of latus side) + AD3] * * * …   Universalium

  • laterad — lat·er·ad …   English syllables

  • laterad — lat•er•ad [[t]ˈlæt əˌræd[/t]] adv. anat. anat. toward the side • Etymology: 1805–15; < L later , latus …   From formal English to slang

  • laterad — ˈlad.əˌrad adverb Etymology: later + ad anatomy : toward the side …   Useful english dictionary

  • Mesiad — Mes i*ad, adv. [Gr. me sos middle + L. ad to.] (Anat.) Toward, or on the side toward, the mesial plane; mesially; opposed to {laterad}. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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