Transisthmian Trans*isth"mi*an, a. Extending across an isthmus, as at Suez or Panama. [Webster 1913 Suppl.]

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  • transisthmian — (ˈ)tran(t)s, raan , nz+ adjective Etymology: trans + isthmus + ian : extending or going across an isthmus a transisthmian canal transisthmian route * * * adj. * * * transisthmian /tranz is(th)ˈmi ən, tränz , s / adjective Across an isthmus …   Useful english dictionary

  • transisthmian — adj. * * * …   Universalium

  • transisthmian — Across any isthmus; specifically, across the isthmus of the fornicate gyrus, denoting the gyrus transitivus. * * * trans·isth·mi·an (trans isґme ən) across an isthmus, especially the isthmus of the gyrus fornicatus …   Medical dictionary

  • transisthmian — trans·isthmian …   English syllables

  • transisthmian — trans•isth′mi•an adj …   From formal English to slang

  • transisthmian — /trænzˈɪsθmiən/ (say tranz isthmeeuhn) adjective passing or extending across an isthmus …   Australian English dictionary

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