Definition of

Cross Section

Cross Section
A view into the inside of something made by cutting through it.

This is a cross-section of a piece of celery.

Cross sections make it easy to draw details of solid objects.


In Geometry it is the shape made when a solid is cut through parallel to the base.
Cross Section

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