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broadside

1. Nautical the entire side of a vessel, from stem to stern and from waterline to rail
2. a ballad or popular song printed on one side of a sheet of paper and sold by hawkers, esp in 16th-century England

broadside

[′brȯd‚sīd]
(electromagnetism)
Perpendicular to an axis or plane.
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LITTLEROCK - Two people were killed and a third critically injured when a car ran a stop sign and broadsided another vehicle, the California Highway Patrol said.
Her 1998 Honda Civic failed to stop for the stop sign at Avenue J, and was broadsided by another Honda Civic driven by Chrystal Pekarski, 19, of Lancaster.
In addition, a mother, father and their 8-year-old daughter were critically injured when their car was broadsided in Chatsworth, and a 14-year-old boy was critically injured in an all-terrain vehicle crash in Granada Hills.