# transversal

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transversal
Line PQ is a transversal.

## trans·ver·sal

(trăns-vûr′səl, trănz-)
Transverse.
n. Mathematics
A line that intersects a system of other lines.

## transversal

(trænzˈvɜːsəl)
n
(Mathematics) geometry a line intersecting two or more other lines
a less common word for transverse

## trans•ver•sal

(trænsˈvɜr səl, trænz-)

1. transverse.
n.
2. a line intersecting two or more other lines.
[1400–50; late Middle English (adj.) < Medieval Latin trānsversālis. See transverse, -al1]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
 Adj. 1 transversal - 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"crosswise - lying or extending across the length of a thing or in a cross direction; "a crosswise street"; "the crosswise dimension"

## transversal

Situated or lying across:
Translations

## transversal

[trænzˈvɜːsl] (Geom)
2. n

## transversal

a. transversal;
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8] proved that on a closed foliated Riemannian manifold M, if the transversal curvature operator of F is positive definite, then [MATHEMATICAL EXPRESSION NOT REPRODUCIBLE IN ASCII], that is, any basic harmonic r-form is trivial.
O desenho de estudo mais utilizado foi o transversal, que se caracteriza por ser um estudo epidemiologico de custo mais baixo, com objetividade na coleta dos dados, de facil e rapida realizacao, mas que nao permite estabelecer nexos causais entre o desfecho observado e os fatores associados (82).
Este enfoque podria parecer inviable, desde el punto de vista economico, ya que el incremento del grado de capacidad de disipacion de energia se hace, principalmente, mediante mayores restricciones en el empleo de los materiales (por ejemplo, con un mejor detallamiento del refuerzo transversal en estructuras de concreto).
d] which intersects every member of [Imaginary part] is called a transversal of [Imaginary part] and the minimum size of a transversal of [Imaginary part] is its transversal number, [tau]([Imaginary part]).
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Foram adaptadas equacoes para minimizar a influencia do momento de inercia da secao transversal, no caso da flexao.
2A) transversais ao eixo longitudinal do prisma, o que permite identificar a orientacao dos fragmentos e das lascas (eixo longitudinal e transversal do cristal).
En la FIGURA 5 se muestran los sismogramas sinteticos a lo largo del perfil 1 con direccion NO-SE para las tres componentes de la aceleracion transversal (arriba), radial (centro) y vertical (abajo), utilizando como sismo escenario un evento de magnitud 6,0 Mw ubicado al noroeste (FIGURA 2), con los parametros focales indicados en la TABLA 1.
These vortexes cover each other and consequently, transversal waves are made.

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