from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- adj. Extending or running transversely.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- adj. Pertaining to a fault caused by horizontal displacement.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- In entomology, extending crosswise or transversely: specifying the metanotal postfrena of a beetle, which diverge from the median line of the back to the bases of the hinder wings.
From (resent participle of) Latin transcurrere. (Wiktionary)