To the side; of or pertaining to the side. (adjective)
Pertaining to the left or right of the body; further from the midline. (adjective)
this sense?) (botany) Pertaining to the girth of an organ, rather than its thickness or length. (adjective)
Pertaining to sounds that are generated by partially blocking the egress of the airstream with the tip of the tongue touching the alveolar ridge, leaving space on one or both sides of the occlusion for the air passage. (adjective)
an object, such as a passage or a protrusion, that is situated on the side of something else (noun)
a sound produced through lateral pronunciation (such as /l/ in lateral) (noun)
a lateral pass (noun)
To move (oneself or something) in a lateral direction (verb)
To execute a lateral pass (verb)
Examples of word lateral
On the lateral side may be recognised the _lateral process (external tuberosity) _ of the calcaneus; the _trochlear process (peroneal tubercle) _ on the same bone; the _cuboid_; and the prominent base of the _fifth metatarsal_.
-- The term lateral should be understood, as applied to aeroplanes.
Mr de Bono, who lives in the Channel Islands, is originator of the term lateral thinking and is widely regarded as the world's leading authority in the field of creative and conceptual thinking.
Thats what I call lateral thinking, now how about an organic juice bar next door !
The answer to both your problems lies in lateral thinking.