Translation of cross section in Spanish:
nouncountable or uncountable
- 1 (Biology, Mech) in cross sectionen sección
en corte transversalExample sentences
- When the straw is straight, the cross section is a perfect circle.
- In cross section it is a symmetrical structure of three blades protruding from a central, solid shaft.
- In cross section, crystals have a compressed diamond-shaped outline.
- 2 (representative sample)they took a cross section of societytomaron una muestra representativa de los distintos estratos socialesa cross section of opinionun amplio espectro de opiniónExample 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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