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from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. Preference in using one side of the body over the other.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. the state or quality of being lateral

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. The state or condition of being lateral.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. The quality of being lateral.
  • n. The state or condition of having sides.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. localization of function on either the right or left sides of the brain
  • n. the property of using one hand more than the other
  • n. superior development of one side of the body

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