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Latus

Latus The side of the body between the pelvis and the ribs. Synonym: flank. Origin: L.... Read More

Bilateral

Bilateral (Science: anatomy) Having two sides or pertaining to both sides. Origin: L. Latus =... Read More

Latitude

Latitude 1. Extent from side to side, or distance sidewise from a given point or line; breadth; width. Provided the length... Read More

Unilateral

unilateral (Science: anatomy) Affecting only one side. Origin: L. Latus =... Read More

Latitudes

Latitude 1. Extent from side to side, or distance sidewise from a given point or line; breadth; width. Provided the length... Read More

Latirostres

Latirostres (Science: ornithology) The broad-billed singing birds, such as the swallows, and their allies. Origin: NL, fr.... Read More

Sensu lato

Definition adverb (Science: taxonomy) "In the broad sense" (especially of a taxon, that is including all its subordinate... Read More

Oblate

oblate One of an association of priests or religious women who have offered themselves to the service of the church. There... Read More

Latisternal

Latisternal (Science: zoology) Having a broad breastbone, or sternum; said of anthropoid apes. Origin: L. Latus broad - E.... Read More

Elation

Elation The feeling or expression of excitement or gaiety; if prolonged and inappropriate, a characteristic of... Read More

Prolate

prolate Stretched out; extended; especially, elongated in the direction of a line joining the poles; as, a prolate spheroid;... Read More

Laterad

Laterad (Science: anatomy) Toward the side; away from the mesial plane; opposed to mesiad. Origin: L. Latus, lateris, side -... Read More