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cross section also: (British) cross-section
American English: /ˈkrɑs ˌsɛkʃ(ə)n/
British English: /ˈkrɒs ˌsɛkʃ(ə)n/

Translation of cross section in Spanish:

noun

countable and uncountable
  • 2 (representative sample)they took a cross section of society
    tomaron una muestra representativa de los distintos estratos sociales
    a cross section of opinion
    un amplio espectro de opinión
    Example sentences
    • Representatives from a wide cross section of the community will be getting round the table with airport chiefs for the third community and stakeholder conference.
    • This new plan is the work of a wide cross section of clinical staff, patients and their representatives as well as health service managers.
    • This entailed a full day of dialogue with representative cross sections of the Canadian population.
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