Transverse

Transverse may refer to:

  • Transverse City, a 1989 album by Warren Zevon
  • Transverse engine, an engine in which the crankshaft is oriented side-to-side relative to the wheels of the vehicle
  • Transverse flute, a flute that is held horizontally
  • Transverse mass, a particle physics quantity
  • Transverse plane, the plane orthogonal to the anteroposterior or oral-aboral axis
  • Transverse rotors, a type of rotorcraft in which there are two rotors mounted side by side
  • Transverse wave, a wave that causes a disturbance in the medium perpendicular to the direction it advances
  • Transversality theorem, a concept related to the intersection of manifolds in topology
  • Transversality (mathematics), a notion in mathematics
  • Transverse Island, an island on the east side of Stefansson Bay, off the coast of Enderby Land

Other articles related to "transverse":

Superior Costotransverse Ligament
... costotransverse ligament is a strong fibrous band that arises from the neck of a rib to the transverse process of the vertebra above ... on the superior border of the neck of each rib to the anterior surface of the transverse process of the vertebra immediately superior to it ... the superior border of the neck of the rib to the inferior border of the transverse process of the vertebra immediately superior to it ...
Transverse Intermuscular Septum
... The deep transverse fascia of the leg (or transverse intermuscular septum) is a transversely placed, intermuscular septum, between the superficial and deep muscles of the back of the leg ...
List Of Gear Nomenclature - Planes - Transverse Plane
... The transverse plane is perpendicular to the axial plane and to the pitch plane ... In gears with parallel axes, the transverse and the plane of rotation coincide ...
Colon (anatomy) - Anatomy - By Segment - Transverse Colon
... The transverse colon is the part of the colon from the hepatic flexure to the splenic flexure (the turn of the colon by the spleen) ... The transverse colon hangs off the stomach, attached to it by a wide band of tissue called the greater omentum ... On the posterior side, the transverse colon is connected to the posterior abdominal wall by a mesentery known as the transverse mesocolon ...
Transverse Ligament
... Transverse ligament can refer to Flexor retinaculum of the hand or transverse carpal ligament (ligamentum carpi transversum) Inferior transverse ligament of scapula (ligamentum ...