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transverseadjective

uk   /trænzˈvɜːs/  us   /trænsˈvɜːrs/ specialized
in a ​position or ​direction that is at an ​angle of 90° to something ​else: The ​mainroofbeams are given ​extrasupport by the ​smaller transverse ​beams.
(Definition of transverse from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “transverse”
in Chinese (Simplified) 横的,横向的, 横切的, 横断的…
in Chinese (Traditional) 橫的,橫向的, 橫切的, 橫斷的…
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