Definition of Longitudinal. Meaning of Longitudinal. Synonyms of Longitudinal

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Definition of Longitudinal

Longitudinal
Longitudinal Lon`gi*tu"di*nal, n. A railway sleeper lying parallel with the rail.
Longitudinal
Longitudinal Lon`gi*tu"di*nal, a. [Cf. F. longitudinal.] 1. Of or pertaining to longitude or length; as, longitudinal distance. 2. Extending in length; in the direction of the length; running lengthwise, as distinguished from transverse; as, the longitudinal diameter of a body. --Cheyne.

Meaning of Longitudinal from wikipedia

- Longitudinal is a geometric term of location which may refer to: Longitude Line of longitude, also called a meridian Longitudinal engine, an internal...
- A longitudinal study (or longitudinal survey, or panel study) is a research design that involves repeated observations of the same variables (e.g., people)...
- Longitudinal waves are waves in which the displacement of the medium is in the same direction as, or the opposite direction to, the direction of propagation...
- Longitudinal axis is a line p****ing through the centroid of the cross sections. The longitudinal axis is a direction of orientation, going from head to...
- In automotive engineering, a longitudinal engine is an internal combustion engine in which the crankshaft is oriented along the long axis of the vehicle...
- A longitudinal mode of a resonant cavity is a particular standing wave pattern formed by waves confined in the cavity. The longitudinal modes correspond...
- The longitudinal fissure (or cerebral fissure, median longitudinal fissure, interhemispheric fissure) is the deep groove that separates the two cerebral...
- The posterior longitudinal ligament is situated within the vertebral canal, and extends along the posterior surfaces of the bodies of the vertebrae, from...
- strategy, announced in 2012, for shared modular construction of its longitudinal, front-engined front wheel drive and four wheel drive automobiles. It...
- In flight dynamics, longitudinal static stability is the stability of an aircraft in the longitudinal, or pitching, plane under steady flight conditions...
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