Lateral in anatomy means toward the side. You arms are lateral to your body.
Lateral refers to the sides.
To turn or place at an angle.
=having nature or characteristics of a variable=
Lateral earth pressure is the pressure that soil exerts in the horizontal direction
side......as in lateral
beginner or basic level
the root word lateral means side. example: bilateral, trylateral, quadrilateral. ect.
Lateral line system means an aquatic organs sense system found in fish
It is used in reference to closed shapes and means "on the inside".
This testing positive with a lateral rotation would mean the patient probably has a medial meniscal injury.