oblique section

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ob·lique sec·tion

a diagonal cross section attained by slicing, actually or through imaging techniques, the body or any part of the body or anatomic structure, in any plane that does not parallel the longitudinal axis or intersect it at a right angle, that is, that is neither longitudinal (vertical) nor transverse (horizontal).
Synonym(s): diagonal section

ob·lique sec·tion

(ō-blēk' sek'shŭn)
A diagonal cross section attained by slicing, actually or through imaging techniques, the body or any part of the body or anatomic structure, in any plane that does not parallel the longitudinal axis or intersect it at a right angle, i.e., which is neither longitudinal (vertical) nor transverse (horizontal).
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Recreate the look by starting with a coat of Nailberry Dial M for Maroon and then, after letting it dry, using a small strip of masking tape to create a diagonal section and painting Ciate Goal Digger over the top.
After letting it dry, use a small strip of masking tape to create a diagonal section and paint Ciate over the top.
Behind home plate, there was a short diagonal section of the grandstand that formed the backstop.
Many parents are unaware of how to fit the diagonal section of a seatbelt correctly - not too far out on the shoulder and never under the arm -or how to fit a lap belt -across the tops of the legs, never across a child's stomach.
2] if the RF overlaps the diagonal section of the waveguide completely (d = D), then one must take into account the current density behavior near the common edge of the resistive half-plane and the perfectly conducting wedge.