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Origin of transverse
OTHER WORDS FROM transversetrans·verse·ly, adverbsub·trans·verse, adjectivesub·trans·verse·ly, adverb
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Example sentences from the Web for transverse
Ring circular, smooth, its transverse section also circular.
The Hyoid of the dog consists of a transverse median piece, the basi-hyal (fig. 72, 32), from which arise two pairs of cornua.The Vertebrate Skeleton|Sidney H. Reynolds
The shells are, however, more globular in form, and are marked by a transverse furrow.The Sea Shore|William S. Furneaux
Schneider has represented a transverse section in which the anterior nerves are figured.The Works of Francis Maitland Balfour, Volume 1|Francis Maitland Balfour
An important property is: the difference of the focal distances of any point on the curve equals the transverse axis.