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CROSS-SECTION

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 Dictionary entry overview: What does cross-section mean? 

CROSS-SECTION (adjective)
  The adjective CROSS-SECTION has 1 sense:

1. representing a plane made by cutting across something at right angles to its length

  Familiarity information: CROSS-SECTION used as an adjective is very rare.


 Dictionary entry details 


CROSS-SECTION (adjective)


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Meaning:

Representing a plane made by cutting across something at right angles to its length

Synonyms:

cross-section; cross-sectional

Context example:

cross-section views of the neck

Similar:

crosswise (lying or extending across the length of a thing or in a cross direction)


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