n. in anatomy, refers to a symmetrical arrangement of body parts such that either half (left or right) is an approximate mirror image of the other. This equal distribution of parts is along a central axis.

BILATERAL SYMMETRY: "The human body is a clear example of bilateral symmetry."
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