unilateral

See also: unilatéral

EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

A modern creation (circa 1802), from New Latin ūnilaterālis (one-sided), from Latin ūnus (one) + laterālis (sided, lateral).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˌjuːnɪˈlætərəl/
    • (UK) IPA(key): [ˌjʉː.nɪˈlæt.ə.ɹɫ̩], [ˌjʉː.nɪˈlæt͡ʃ.ɹɫ̩]
    • (US) IPA(key): [ˌjʉː.nəˈɫæɾ.ɚ.ɻɫ̩]
  • (file)
  • Rhymes: -ætəɹəl

AdjectiveEdit

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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CatalanEdit

EtymologyEdit

From uni- +‎ lateral.

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unilateral (masculine and feminine plural unilaterals)

  1. unilateral

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DanishEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈunilad̥əˌʁɑˀl/

AdjectiveEdit

unilateral

  1. unilateral

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GermanEdit

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unilateral (strong nominative masculine singular unilateraler, not comparable)

  1. unilateral

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Further readingEdit

  • unilateral” in Digitales Wörterbuch der deutschen Sprache
  • unilateral” in Uni Leipzig: Wortschatz-Lexikon

PiedmonteseEdit

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unilateral

  1. unilateral

PortugueseEdit

EtymologyEdit

From uni- +‎ lateral.

PronunciationEdit

  • Rhymes: -al, -aw
  • Hyphenation: u‧ni‧la‧te‧ral

AdjectiveEdit

unilateral m or f (plural unilaterais)

  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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Further readingEdit

  • unilateral” in Dicionário Aberto based on Novo Diccionário da Língua Portuguesa de Cândido de Figueiredo, 1913

RomanianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From French unilatéral.

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unilateral m or 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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SpanishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From uni- +‎ lateral.

PronunciationEdit

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

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unilateral (plural unilaterales)

  1. unilateral

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SwedishEdit

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unilateral (not comparable)

  1. unilateral

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