OBO ID: GO:0009855
Term Name: determination of bilateral symmetry Search Ontology:
Synonyms:
  • determination of bilateral asymmetry
Definition: The establishment of an organism's body plan or part of an organism with respect to a single longitudinal plane. The pattern can either be symmetric, such that the halves are mirror images, or asymmetric where the pattern deviates from this symmetry.
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