transverse arch


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transverse arch

n.
An arch whose span is at right angles to the length of a vaulted space.
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Transverse arch hypoplasia may predispose patients to aneurysm formation after patch repair of aortic coarctation.
2) Angle's class II showed the narrowest transverse arch dimension contributing to the maxillary narrow arch
The cuboid is one of the most critical tarsal bones and constitutes a core element of both the longitudinal and transverse arch of the foot.
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