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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The inner diameters of the transverse arch and descending aorta were about 7.0 mm and 12.0 mm from the isthmus, respectively, the inner diameter of the tube was about 5.0 mm, and the flow rate was 207 cm/s, and the pressure difference was 28 mmHg.
Based on the picture obtained during the scan, the researcher marked by hand specific points in computer and next, on the basis ofthose points, the computer calculated the indices describing the longitudinal and transverse arch of the foot and arrangement of the hallux and the fifth toe.
2) Angle's class II showed the narrowest transverse arch dimension contributing to the maxillary narrow arch
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