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Line PQ is a transversal.

trans·ver·sal

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

(trænzˈvɜːsəl)
n
(Mathematics) geometry a line intersecting two or more other lines
adj
a less common word for transverse
transˈversally adv
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trans•ver•sal

(trænsˈvɜr səl, trænz-)

adj.
1. transverse.
n.
2. a line intersecting two or more other lines.
[1400–50; late Middle English (adj.) < Medieval Latin trānsversālis. See transverse, -al1]
trans•ver′sal•ly, adv.
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.transversal - extending or lying acrosstransversal - 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"
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transversal

adjective
Situated or lying across:
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Translations

transversal

[trænzˈvɜːsəl] ADJtransversal
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transversal

[trænzˈvɜːsl] (Geom)
1. adjtrasversale
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transversal

a. transversal;
___ planeplano ___.
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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).