transversal

Definition from Wiktionary, the free dictionary
Jump to: navigation, search

English[edit]

Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia

Etymology[edit]

From Middle French transversal, from Medieval Latin transversalis, from Latin transversus.

Adjective[edit]

transversal (comparative more transversal, superlative most transversal)

  1. Running or lying across; transverse
    a transversal line

Noun[edit]

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.

Translations[edit]

Related terms[edit]


French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Medieval Latin transversalis, from Latin transversus.

Adjective[edit]

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

  1. transversal

Further reading[edit]


Galician[edit]

Adjective[edit]

transversal m, f (plural transversais)

  1. transverse

Noun[edit]

transversal f (plural transversais)

  1. (geometry) a transversal

German[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

transversal (not comparable)

  1. transversal

Declension[edit]


Portuguese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowing from Latin transversālis.

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

transversal m, f (plural transversais, comparable)

  1. transversal (running or lying across)

Synonyms[edit]

Noun[edit]

transversal f (plural transversais)

  1. a transversal line

Noun[edit]

transversal m (plural transversais)

  1. (anatomy) transverse muscle

Spanish[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Adjective[edit]

transversal (plural transversales)

  1. transversal

Synonyms[edit]

Noun[edit]

transversal f (plural transversales)

  1. transversal