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  • v. Present participle of traverse.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. Adjustable laterally; having a lateral motion, or a swinging motion; adapted for giving lateral motion.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. The motion of the cutting tool in a machine: strictly, it denotes the motion across the work, but is popularly extended to mean the same as ‘travel’ (of the tool or its carriage). Originally, it was the horizontal angular motion of a gun-carriage.

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