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[kon-truh-lat-er-uh l] /ˌkɒn trəˈlæt ər əl/

(of the body) pertaining to, situated on, or coordinated with the opposite side.
(anatomy, zoology) relating to or denoting the opposite side of a body, structure, etc

1882, from contra- + lateral.

contralateral con·tra·lat·er·al (kŏn’trə-lāt’ər-əl)
Taking place or originating in a corresponding part on an opposite side, as pain or paralysis in a part opposite the site of a lesion.


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