dorsolateral


dor·so·lat·er·al

adjective \ˌdr-sō-ˈla-tə-rəl, -ˈla-trəl\

Definition of DORSOLATERAL

:  of, relating to, or involving both the back and the sides

First Known Use of DORSOLATERAL

1835

dor·so·lat·er·al

adjective \ˌdr-sō-ˈlat-ə-rəl, -ˈla-trəl\   (Medical Dictionary)

Medical Definition of DORSOLATERAL

: of, relating to, or involving both the back and the sides <lesions of the dorsolateral hypothalamus>
dor·so·lat·er·al·ly \-ē\ adverb

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