noun, Roman Catholic Church.
any of the five ecumenical councils (1123, 1139, 1179, 1215, 1512–17) held in the Lateran Palace.
noun 1. a palace in Rome used as the papal residence from the 4th century a.d. to the removal of the papal court to Avignon, rebuilt in 1586, and now a museum for classical and Christian antiques.
noun 1. the Han dynasty after the interregnum a.d. 9–25.
- Late rickets
late rickets n. See osteomalacia.
[lat-er-i-greyd] /ˈlæt ər ɪˌgreɪd/ adjective 1. having a sideways manner of moving, as a crab. /ˈlætərɪˌɡreɪd/ adjective 1. (zoology) (of some crabs) having a gait characterized by sideways movement