unilateral

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See also: unilatéral

English[edit]

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A modern creation (c. 1802), from New Latin unilateralis (one-sidely, one-sided), from Latin ūnus (one) + laterālis (sided, lateral).

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unilateral (comparative more unilateral, superlative most unilateral)

  1. Done by one side only.
  2. Affecting only one side of the body.
  3. Binding or affecting one party only.

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Catalan[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From uni- +‎ lateral.

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unilateral (masculine and feminine plural unilaterals)

  1. unilateral

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German[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˌunilatəˈʁaːl/

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unilateral (not comparable)

  1. unilateral

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Portuguese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From uni- +‎ lateral.

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  • (Brazil) IPA(key): /ˌu.ni.ˌla.te.ˈɾaw/
  • Hyphenation: u‧ni‧la‧te‧ral

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unilateral m, f (plural unilaterais, comparable)

  1. unilateral (affecting only one side)
  2. one-sided; partial (biased in favour of one faction)
    Synonym: parcial
  3. (of a contract or interaction) unilateral (binding or affecting one party only)

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Romanian[edit]

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unilateral m, n (feminine singular unilaterală, masculine plural unilaterali, feminine and neuter plural unilaterale)

  1. unilateral
  2. Binding or affecting one party only.

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Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From uni- +‎ lateral.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /unilateˈɾal/, [unilat̪eˈɾal]
  • Hyphenation: u‧ni‧la‧te‧ral

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unilateral (plural unilaterales)

  1. unilateral

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Swedish[edit]

Adjective[edit]

unilateral (not comparable)

  1. unilateral