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  • adj. Alternative spelling of crossectional.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. of or pertaining to a cross section.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Of or pertaining to a cross-section or that section of a body (specifically of a bar, rod, or wire) which is normal to the major axis of the body.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • adj. representing a plane made by cutting across something at right angles to its length
  • adj. of or relating to a cross section


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