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EtymologyEdit

From Middle French transversal, from Medieval Latin trānsversālis, from Latin trānsversus.

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AdjectiveEdit

transversal (comparative more transversal, superlative most transversal)

  1. Running or lying across; transverse
    a transversal line

NounEdit

transversal (plural transversals)

  1. A line which traverses or intersects any system of other lines transversely.
  2. (mathematics) A set containing one member from each of a collection of disjoint sets.

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FrenchEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Medieval Latin trānsversālis, from Latin trānsversus.

PronunciationEdit

  • (file)

AdjectiveEdit

transversal (feminine singular transversale, masculine plural transversaux, feminine plural transversales)

  1. transversal

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GalicianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Medieval Latin trānsversālis, from Latin trānsversus.

AdjectiveEdit

transversal m or f (plural transversais)

  1. transverse

NounEdit

transversal f (plural transversais)

  1. (geometry) a transversal

GermanEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Medieval Latin trānsversālis, from Latin trānsversus.

PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

transversal (not comparable)

  1. transversal

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PortugueseEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Latin trānsversālis.

PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

transversal m or f (plural transversais, comparable)

  1. transversal (running or lying across)
    Synonyms: cruzado, atravessado

Noun 1Edit

transversal f (plural transversais)

  1. a transversal line

Noun 2Edit

transversal m (plural transversais)

  1. (anatomy) transverse muscle

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Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Medieval Latin trānsversālis, from Latin trānsversus.

AdjectiveEdit

transversal (plural transversales)

  1. transversal
    Synonyms: atravesado, de través

NounEdit

transversal f (plural transversales)

  1. transversal