[lat-uh-rish-uh s] /ˌlæt əˈrɪʃ əs/
of the color of brick; brick-red.
[lat-er-uh-zey-shuh n] /ˌlæt ər əˈzeɪ ʃən/ noun, Geology. 1. the weathering process by which rock is changed to laterite. laterization (lāt’ə-rĭ-zā’shən) The weathering process by which soils and rocks are depleted of soluble substances, such as silica-rich and alkaline components and enriched with insoluble substances, such as hydrated aluminum and iron oxides. Laterization is especially […]
latero- pref. Side; lateral: lateroversion.
laterodeviation lat·er·o·de·vi·a·tion (lāt’ə-rō-dē’vē-ā’shən) n. A bending or a displacement to one side.
lateroduction lat·er·o·duc·tion (lāt’ə-rō-dŭk’shən) n. Movement to one side, as of an eye.