What does Bilateral mean?

Definitions for Bilateral
baɪˈlæt ər əlBi·lat·er·al

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. bilateral, isobilateral, bilaterally symmetrical, bilaterally symmetric(adj)

    having identical parts on each side of an axis

  2. bilateral(adj)

    affecting or undertaken by two parties

    "a bilateral agreement between the United States and Japan"

  3. bilateral, two-sided(adj)

    having two sides or parts


  1. bilateral(Adjective)

    having two sides

  2. bilateral(Adjective)

    involving both sides equally

  3. bilateral(Adjective)

    binding on both parties to an agreement

  4. bilateral(Adjective)

    having bilateral symmetry

  5. bilateral(Adjective)

    involving descent or ascent regardless of sex and side of the family

Webster Dictionary

  1. Bilateral(adj)

    having two sides; arranged upon two sides; affecting two sides or two parties

  2. Bilateral(adj)

    of or pertaining to the two sides of a central area or organ, or of a central axis; as, bilateral symmetry in animals, where there is a similarity of parts on the right and left sides of the body

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Bilateral

    bī-lat′ėr-al, adj. having two sides.—adv. Bilat′erally. [L. bi-, twice, and Lateral.]

How to pronounce Bilateral?

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How to say Bilateral in sign language?

  1. bilateral


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Bilateral in Chaldean Numerology is: 4

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Bilateral in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

Examples of Bilateral in a Sentence

  1. Shinzo Abe:

    Now our bilateral relationship is more robust than ever.

  2. President Vladimir Putin:

    With this in mind, the existing differences should not hamper our bilateral relations.

  3. Al Baker:

    We've been operating into the United States well within our bilateral air services agreement.

  4. Director Daniel Zilberman:

    Auctions are still taking place but bilateral talks offer a more efficient way to get deals done.

  5. Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi:

    The bilateral agreement on civil nuclear cooperation is yet another demonstration of our mutual trust.

Images & Illustrations of Bilateral

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