- transverse amputation,
- transverse arch,
- transverse axis,
- transverse cervical artery
Origin of transversal
Examples from the Web for transversal
In the second or transversal wave, the vibration of the particle at P takes place in a plane at right angles to FP.A Study of Recent Earthquakes|Charles Davison
It is described 34 as a long pike intersected by a transversal beam.The History of The Decline and Fall of the Roman Empire|Edward Gibbon
The transversal arch is twenty-five feet wide and fifty-seven feet high.The Youthful Wanderer|George H. Heffner
If two parallel lines are cut by a transversal, the exterior-interior angles are equal.
If two parallel lines are cut by a transversal, the alternate-interior angles are equal.
mid-15c., from Medieval Latin transversalis (mid-13c.), from transvers-, stem of transvertere (see transverse).As a noun, from 1590s.