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Definition of Transverse
TransverseTransverse Trans*verse", v. t. [imp. & p. p. Transversed; p.
pr. & vb. n. Transversing.]
To overturn; to change. [R.] --C. Leslie. TransverseTransverse Trans*verse", v. t. [Pref. trans- + verse, n.
To change from prose into verse, or from verse into prose.
[Obs.] --Duke of Buckingham. TransverseTransverse Trans*verse", a. [L. transversus, p. p. of
transvertere to turn on direct across; trans across + vertere
to turn: cf. F. transverse. See Verse, and cf. Traverse.]
Lying or being across, or in a crosswise direction; athwart;
-- often opposed to longitudinal.
Transverse axis (of an ellipse or hyperbola) (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
Transverse Trans"verse, n.
1. Anything that is transverse or athwart.
2. (Geom.) The longer, or transverse, axis of an ellipse.
Meaning of Transverse from wikipedia
engine, an engine
to the wheels
of the vehicle
- Transverse myelitis
(TM) is a rare neurological condition
cord is inflamed. Transverse implies
that the inflammation extends
(combinatorics), a set containing exactly
of each of several other
(geometry), a line...
- A transverse
mode of electromagnetic radiation
is a particular electromagnetic field pattern
of the radiation
in the plane perpendicular
- In physics, a transverse
wave is a wave whose oscillations
to the direction
of the wave's advance. This is in contrast
to a longitudinal...
- A transverse flute
or side-blown flute
is a flute which
is held horizontally
when pla****. The player blows across
hole, in a direction
, in molecular
to a point mutation
in DNA in which
(two ring) purine
(A or G) is changed
for a (one ring) pyrimidine...
- A transverse engine
is an engine mounted
in a vehicle
so that the engine's crankshaft
axis is perpendicular
to the direction
of travel. Many modern
- The transverse sinuses
(left and right lateral
head, are two areas beneath
the brain which allow blood
from the back...
- The transverse plane
or axial plane
the horizontal plane
plane) is an imaginary plane
the body into superior
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