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Lateral Pass

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1. lateral, lateral pass

a pass to a receiver upfield from the passer

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Lateral Pass

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adjective
1. 
of or relating to the side or sides
a lateral blow
2. phonetics
(of a speech sound like l) pronounced with the tip of the tongue touching the centre of the alveolar ridge, leaving space on one or both sides for the passage of the airstream
noun
3. 
a lateral object, part, passage, or movement
4. phonetics
a lateral speech sound
5. botany
a branch, leaf, or bud that grows out from the side of a stem or trunk

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Lateral Pass

see synonyms of lateral pass
adjective
1. 
of, at, from, on, or toward the side; sideways
lateral movement
2. 
articulated by partial blockage of the air passage with the tongue in such a way that breath escapes along one or both sides of the tongue
3.  Botany
growing on the side of a stem or branch
a lateral bud
noun
4. 
anything located, done, etc. to the side; lateral part, growth, branch, etc.
5.  US, American Football
a short pass parallel to the goal line or in a slightly backward direction
: in full lateral pass
6.  Mining
a drift off to the side of and parallel to a main drift
7.  Phonetics
a lateral sound, as (l)
verb transitive, verb intransitive
8.  American Football
to pass (the ball) as a lateral (sense 5)

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Lateral Pass

see synonyms of lateral pass
n.
Football
A usually underhand pass that is thrown sideways or somewhat backward with respect to downfield.

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