dextrolateral etymology

English word dextrolateral comes from English lateral, English dextro-

Detailed word origin of dextrolateral

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
lateral English (eng) (American football) To execute a lateral pass.. To move (oneself or something) in a lateral direction. (American football) A lateral pass.. (business) An employee hired for a position at the same organizational level or salary as their previous position.. (linguistics) A sound produced through lateral pronunciation (such as /l/ in lateral).. An object, such as a passage or a protrusion, that [...]
dextro- English (eng) (chemistry) Denoting a dextrorotatory form of an enantiomer.. Right; on the right; toward the right.
dextrolateral English (eng) (anatomy) On the right side of, toward the animal or human's right.

Words with the same origin as dextrolateral

Descendants of lateral
Descendants of dextro-
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