verb (used with object)
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The show presents a cross-section of works that blur the line between the humorous and absurd.
“I just want the work to reach as large a cross-section of people as possible,” Montgomery said.
The Tony Award nominees, announced Tuesday, are a cross-section of Most Talented and Most Popular.What the Critics Missed in the Tony Award Nominations|Janice Kaplan|May 3, 2012|DAILY BEAST
The Supreme Court is not supposed to comprise a cross-section of the American public, or of the American legal profession.
But consciousness is a cross-section or a projection of things made by their interaction with a nervous system.Creative Intelligence|John Dewey, Addison W. Moore, Harold Chapman Brown, George H. Mead, Boyd H. Bode, Henry Waldgrave, Stuart James, Hayden Tufts, Horace M. Kallen
A cross-section of this cone in a board sawed from the trunk is a knot.Trees Worth Knowing|Julia Ellen Rogers
The hull in most submarines is circular in cross-section; the circular form is best adapted for withstanding pressure.The Submarine in War and Peace|Simon Lake
In the tree trunks with which we are familiar, everyone has observed the concentric rings of wood that appear in a cross-section.
Let us take as our starting point the notion of a cross-section picture of society.The Value of Money|Benjamin M. Anderson, Jr.