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Transverse

Trans`verse´
a.1.Lying or being across, or in a crosswise direction; athwart; - often opposed to longitudinal.
Transverse axis
(Geom.) that axis which passes through the foci.
Transverse partition
(Bot.) a partition, as of a pericarp, at right angles with the valves, as in the siliques of mustard.
n.1.Anything that is transverse or athwart.
2.(Geom.) The longer, or transverse, axis of an ellipse.
v. t.1.To overturn; to change.
[imp. & p. p. Transversed ; p. pr. & vb. n. Transversing.]
1.To change from prose into verse, or from verse into prose.
Adj.1.transverse - extending or lying across; in a crosswise direction; at right angles to the long axis; "cross members should be all steel"; "from the transverse hall the stairway ascends gracefully"; "transversal vibrations"; "transverse colon"
across, across the grain, athwart, athwartships, bar, bend, bendwise, bias, biased, biaswise, catercorner, catercornered, contrariwise, contrawise, crisscross, cross, cross bitt, cross-grained, crossarm, crossbar, crosscut, crossed, crossing, crosspiece, crossway, crossways, crosswise, cruciate, cut across, decussate, diagonal, doubletree, intercross, intersect, kittycorner, lie across, oblique, oblique angle, oblique figure, oblique line, obliquely, overthwart, rhomboid, scratch comma, separatrix, sideways, sidewise, singletree, slant, slash, solidus, swingletree, thwart, thwartly, thwartways, transept, transom, transversal, transversely, traverse, virgule, whippletree
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Transverse axis
transverse colon
transverse flute
transverse muscle of abdomen
Transverse partition
transverse process
transverse sinus
Transversely
Transversion
transversus abdominis
transversus abdominis muscle
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