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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

Extending or lying across.

Usage examples (26)
  • To make the raft, we laid down the second set of beams transverse to the first.
  • A rare virus called transverse myelitis had attacked his spinal column.
  • The symptoms were part of an uncommon neurological disorder called transverse myelitis.
  • A plane at right angles to both the median and frontal planes is termed a transverse plane. for more
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