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from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • 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.

    Insecta (Aquatic)

  • 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.

    ‘Angloposeidon’, the unreported story, part I

  • The high, narrow, and deep nuchal area is bordered ventrolaterally by robust, broadly-spaced parocciptal processes, suggesting the presence of powerful neck muscles.

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