contralateral

[ kon-truh-lat-er-uhl ]

adjective
  1. (of the body) pertaining to, situated on, or coordinated with the opposite side.

Origin of contralateral

1
First recorded in 1880–85; contra-1 + lateral

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British Dictionary definitions for contralateral

contralateral

/ (ˌkɒntrəˈlætərəl) /


adjective
  1. anatomy zoology relating to or denoting the opposite side of a body, structure, etc

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