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- adj. Both ventral and lateral and suggests movement in this direction.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- In a ventrolateral position or direction; to, at, or on the side of the belly.
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Gills occur either laterally or ventrolaterally on most abdominal segments.
Massive ventrolaterally projecting flanges projected from the bottom surface of the specimen: they were highly similar to the hypertrophied centroparapophyseal laminae regarded by Wedel et al. (2000a) as diagnostic for Sauroposeidon.
The high, narrow, and deep nuchal area is bordered ventrolaterally by robust, broadly-spaced parocciptal processes, suggesting the presence of powerful neck muscles.