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transverse
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The War of the Worlds
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  • It seemed such a little thing, so bright and small and still, faintly marked with transverse stripes, and slightly flattened from the perfect round.
  • The sun was just setting, and the Clock Tower and the Houses of Parliament rose against one of the most peaceful skies it is possible to imagine, a sky of gold, barred with long transverse stripes of reddish-purple cloud.

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  • About one in 300 pregnancies have a transverse fetus at delivery.
  • a transverse mounted engine

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