# transversal

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## transversal

[trans′vər·səl]
(mathematics)
A line intersecting a given family of lines. Also known as semisecant.
A curve orthogonal to a hypersurface.
If π is a given map of a set X onto a set Y, a transversal for π is a subset T of X with the property that T contains exactly one point of π-1(y) for each y ε Y.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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Let R0 and Ri[c.sup.Q] be the transversal curvature tensor and transversal Ricci operator of F with respect to the transversal Levi-Civita connection [[nabla].sup.Q] = [nabla] in Q [12], respectively.
Transversals of 2-intervals, a topological approach.
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The transversal anterior maxillary width was respectively M=44.1 mm for the Ticuna group; M=36.7 mm for mestizo group and M=38.3 mm for the afro group.
Para o ensaio de densidade, os corpos de prova devem ser isentos de defeito e retirados de regioes afastadas das extremidades de, pelo menos, cinco vezes a menor dimensao da secao transversal da peca considerada, mas nunca menor que 30 cm.
Transversal lateral: Ocorre principalmente no corpo do cristal, sendo passivel de identificacao por estrias no mesmo sentido do eixo tecnologico da lasca; arestas perpendiculares ao eixo tecnologico da lasca; talao de faceta de cristal com angulo de 120 entre o talao e a face externa
Para analise de diametro longitudinal do fruto, diametro transversal do fruto, massa do fruto e massa do fruto com calice, utilizaramse oito repeticoes contendo 10 frutos.

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