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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

Of or relating to a sample meant to be representative of a whole population. Also: Of or relating to a piece formed by a plane cutting through an object, usually at right angles to an axis

Usage examples (30)
  • A cross-sectional slice
  • This cross-sectional view shows how seeds are planted
  • The conductors may differ by one cross-sectional step.
  • The cross-sectional area of the conduit is 434 sq. cm. for more
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