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cross

 [kros]
1. a cross-shaped figure or structure.
2. any organism produced by crossbreeding.
3. a method of crossbreeding.

cross

(kros),
1. Any figure in the shape of a cross formed by two intersecting lines. Synonym(s): crux
2. Synonym(s): crux of heart
3. A method of hybridization or the hybrid so produced.
[F. croix, L. crux]

cross

(kros)
1. a cross-shaped figure or structure.
2. any organism produced by crossbreeding; a method of crossbreeding.

cross

Etymology: L, crux
1 (in genetics) a mating between individuals with different phenotypes. Kinds of crosses include dihybrid cross, monohybrid cross, polyhybrid cross, and trihybrid cross.
2 any individual, organism, or strain produced from such a mating.

cross

(kraws)
1. Any figure or structure characterized by the intersection of two lines.
Synonym(s): crux.
2. A method of hybridization or the hybrid so produced.
[F. croix, L. crux ]

cross

  1. a mating between a male and a female of a plant or animal species, from which one or more offspring are produced.
  2. a hybrid produced by mating two unlike parents.

cross

1. a cross-shaped figure or structure.
2. any organism produced by mating genetically distinct individuals. See also crossbreeding, cruciate.

cross-cut grid
cross pregnancy
the fetus is in the horn on the side opposite to the corpus luteum.
cross table
see horizontal beam.
cross tie
a common method of restraining a horse for simple procedures such as grooming. The horse is tied to a pillar on either side, the shorter and tighter the better and preferably from the cheek dees of a hackamore. The head should be kept high to avoid the horse lashing out with both feet at once.
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We welcome Jim Crossen onto Endwave's management team and believe that his background will provide the Company with sound legal advice and leadership, particularly as we deepen our penetration into the defense and homeland security markets," said Ed Keible, CEO and President of Endwave.
There are more drugs in later stages of development and trials than ever before in history," Crossen said in an interview.
Left, young stroke victims Matty Crossen and Rachel Brace chat with consultant Dr Rajeev Padmanabhan at The James Cook University Hospital just days after their operations
PLAYERS, officials and supporters at Marske United FC are hoping defender Matty Crossen makes a full recovery after he suffered a suspected stroke.
MARION CROSSEN, above right, a Redcar housewife, said: "I fancy using the vouchers to book a ticket to York to go shopping, as the fare is so cheap with the promotion.