HyperDic: bilateral

English > 3 senses of the word bilateral:
ADJECTIVEallbilateral, isobilateral, bilaterally symmetrical, bilaterally symmetrichaving identical parts on each side of an axis
allbilateralaffecting or undertaken by two parties
allbilateral, two-sidedhaving two sides or parts
bilateral > pronunciation
Soundsbaylae'terahl
Rhymesabdominal ... zoological: 2115 rhymes with ahl...
English > bilateral: 3 senses > adjective 1
MeaningHaving identical parts on each side of an axis.
Synonymsisobilateral, bilaterally symmetrical, bilaterally symmetric
Broadersymmetrical, symmetricHaving similarity in size, shape, and relative position of corresponding / corresponding parts
Spanishbilateral, isobilateral
Catalanbilateral
Nounsbilateralitythe property of being symmetrical about a vertical plane
English > bilateral: 3 senses > adjective 2
Meaningaffecting or undertaken by two parties.
Example"a bilateral agreement between the United States and Japan"
Broaderreciprocal, mutualConcerning each of two or more persons or things
Spanishbilateral
Catalanbilateral
Adverbsbilaterallywith the involvement of two parties or governments
English > bilateral: 3 senses > adjective 3
MeaningHaving two sides or parts.
Synonymtwo-sided
Broadermultilateral, many-sidedHaving many parts or sides
Spanishbilateral
Catalanbilateral
Adverbsbilaterallyso as to involve two sides or parts

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