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synonyms for transect

  • crosscut
  • cut across
  • bisect
  • cross
  • intersect
  • traverse
  • cleave
  • cut
  • divide
  • hack
  • separate
  • shear
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antonyms for transect

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  • bring together
  • connect
  • join
  • merge
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How to use transect in a sentence

Line-transects involve dividing up a habitat into lines and often walking along these lines till animal populations are encountered.
WANT TO BETTER UNDERSTAND THE BIODIVERSITY OF A FOREST? ASK THE LOCALS.NIKITA AMIRDECEMBER 7, 2021POPULAR-SCIENCE
The two birds from 12 miles north of Kalabakan were taken in a net stretched across a surveyor's transect.
BIRDS FROM NORTH BORNEOMAX C. THOMPSON
Specimens from a transect of southeastern Sonora show intergradation between Perognathus goldmani and P. artus.
CONSPECIFICITY OF TWO POCKET MICE, PEROGNATHUS GOLDMANI AND P. ARTUSE. RAYMOND HALL
Each transect consists of 15 plots at intervals of 200 feet.
MAMMALS OF MESA VERDE NATIONAL PARK, COLORADOSYDNEY ANDERSON
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WORDS RELATED TO TRANSECT

  • bisect
  • crosscut
  • cut across
  • decussate
  • divide
  • intercross
  • intersect
  • lie athwart of
  • rest across
  • transect
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.