the ratio of the height of the image to the height of the object in a lens or other optical system.
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- lateral humeral epicondylitis,
- lateral line,
- lateral line system,
- lateral lisp,
- lateral longitudinal stria,
- lateral meristem,
- lateral moraine,
- lateral nystagmus,
- lateral pass,
- lateral plane
Also called transverse magnification.
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