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crossing

(krô′sĭng, krŏs′ĭng)
n.
1. The act or action of crossing.
2.
a. A place at which roads, lines, or tracks intersect; an intersection.
b. A place at which a river, railroad, or highway, for example, may be crossed: a railroad crossing; a pedestrian crossing.
3. The intersection of the nave and transept in a cruciform church.
4. Biology The process of crossbreeding; hybridization.

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The state Public Utilities Commission, which regulates rail crossings, has asked Glendale for more details on the proposed Flower Street crossing, and the city will submit that information within days.
One approach to distinguishing knots is to use the arrangement of crossings in a knot diagram to produce an algebraic formula that serves as a label for the knot.
at the Devonshire Street crossing as Assad Zuaiter watched helplessly and honked his horn from the other side of the tracks.
At the Moorpark Metrolink station, officials urged drivers to use common sense at railroad crossings, and not try to beat the train.
The city of Glendale has received a $640,000 federal grant to close the crossing as a safety improvement.