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u·ni·lat·er·al

 (yo͞o′nə-lăt′ər-əl)
adj.
1. Of, on, relating to, involving, or affecting only one side: "a unilateral advantage in defense" (New Republic).
2. Performed or undertaken by only one side: unilateral disarmament.
3. Obligating only one of two or more parties, nations, or persons, as a contract or an agreement.
4. Emphasizing or recognizing only one side of a subject.
5. Having only one side.
6. Tracing the lineage of one parent only: a unilateral genealogy.
7. Botany Having leaves, flowers, or other parts on one side only.

u′ni·lat′er·al·ly adv.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adv.1.unilaterally - in a unilateral manner; by means of one part or party; "they worked out an agreement unilaterally"
multilaterally - in a multilateral manner;so as to affect many parties or governments; "they worked out an agreement unilaterally"
Translations

unilaterally

[ˈjuːnɪˈlætərəlɪ] ADVunilateralmente

unilaterally

[ˌjuːnɪˈlætərəli] advunilatéralement

unilaterally

adveinseitig; (Pol also) → unilateral

unilaterally

[ˌjuːnɪˈlætrəlɪ] advunilateralmente
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