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lateral

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishlaterallat‧e‧ral /ˈlætərəl/ adjective formal 🔊 🔊 1 SIDErelating to the sides of something, or movement to the side 🔊 The wall is weak and requires lateral support.2 relating to positions, jobs, relationships etc that are at the same level or rank 🔊 Employees can expect lateral moves to different departments, to gain experience.laterally adverb
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laterala lateral pass
From Longman Business Dictionarylaterallat‧e‧ral /ˈlætərəl/ adjective [only before a noun]HUMAN RESOURCES relating to the same level in an organization SYN horizontalAt best, the typical employee can expect a few promotions and a number of lateral moves.
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