lateral supraclavicular nerve n.
Any of the several branches of the cervical plexus that descend to the skin over the acromion and deltoid region. Also called posterior supraclavicular nerve.
- Lateral spinal sclerosis
lateral spinal sclerosis n. An amyotrophic lateral sclerosis in which degeneration of the lateral tracts of the spinal cord causes spastic paraplegia.
noun 1. a system of coding navigational aids by shape, color, and number, according to the side of a channel they occupy and their relative position along that side.
- Lateral thalamic peduncle
lateral thalamic peduncle n. The massive group of fibers that emerges from the laterodorsal side of the thalamus to join the radiate crown.
- Lateral thinking
noun 1. a way of solving problems by rejecting traditional methods and employing unorthodox and apparently illogical means noun an unorthodox approach to problem-solving, often looking at a problem from other ‘sides’ rather than head-on