noun trans·ver·sa·ry \tran(t)sˈvərsərē, -nzˈ-\

Definition of transversary



  1. :  a crosspiece on a nautical cross-staff

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Origin and Etymology of transversary

Latin transversarium crossbeam, from neuter of transversarius situated transversely, from transversus transverse + -arius -ary

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feeling or affected by lethargy

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