cross section collocations and examples

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a group containing an example of most types of people or things


Adjectives frequently used with cross section
broad, good, random, representative, typical, wideThere is no suggestion that they are a representative cross section of society.
Verbs frequently used with cross section
be drawn from, representOur members are drawn from a broad cross section of society.
Nouns frequently used after cross section of
people in general: community, people, population, public, societyThey represent a wide cross section of society.particular groups of people: clients, members, residents, sfaffThis consultation will include a cross section of residents and staff.businesses: businesses, companies, industriesThis working party has representatives from a wide cross section of the industry .organizations: groups, organizationsShe has experience of workshops with a broad cross section of community groups .
 
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