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tra·verse

(tra-vers'),
In computed tomography, one complete linear movement of the gantry across the object being scanned, as occurred in the original translate and rotate CT machines.
[M.E., fr. O.Fr., fr. L.L. transverso, fr. L. trans-verto, to turn across]

traverse

[travurs′]
1 v, to travel or pass across, over, or through.
2 n, a single, complete movement of the x-ray tube around the object being scanned in computed tomography.

tra·verse

(tră-vĕrs')
computed tomography One complete linear movement of the gantry across the object being scanned.

tra·verse

(tră-vĕrs')
In computed tomography, one complete linear movement of the gantry across the object being scanned.
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We said the "long trip" was exhausting and therefore dangerous in the blistering heats of summer, even when the ordinary days' stages were traversed, and if we persisted in this hard march, some of us might be stricken down with the fevers of the country in consequence of it.
He claimed that he was impelled, rather than drawn by his own volition, to journey as he did, and that he traversed the world like the locomotive, which does not direct itself, but is guided and directed by the track it runs on.
It was as though I had been carried back to the birth time of our own outer world to look upon its lands and seas ages before man had traversed either.
The peddler with his pack traversed the country by all manner of lonely roads, and was compelled to rely upon the country people for hospitality.
It was likely to be a lonely journey; for it was no market-day, and the road I traversed was little frequented at any other time; but that suited me all the better too.
I traversed the streets without any clear conception of where I was or what I was doing.
As the turret is traversed, that crud builds up on the segment board and shorts it out.