laterotorsion

[lăt′ə-rō-tôrshən]

n.

A twisting to one side, especially the turning of the eyeball to the left or right on its anteroposterior axis.

Nearby words

  1. laterization,
  2. latero-,
  3. laterodeviation,
  4. lateroduction,
  5. lateroflexion,
  6. laterotrusion,
  7. lateroversion,
  8. latescent,
  9. latest,
  10. latex


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