Synonyms of 'transverse'
crosswaysDictionary, diagonal, oblique
one of the table's transverse supports
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A diagonal line or movement goes in a sloping direction, for example, from one corner of a square across to the opposite corner.
a pattern of diagonal lines
Thesaurus for transverse from the Collins English Thesaurus
Transverse is used to describe something that is at right angles to something else.