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cross·over

(kros'ō'ver),
Refers to the phenomenon of sound presented to one ear being perceived in the other ear by passing around the head by air conduction or through the head by bone conduction.
See also: crossing-over.

crossover

(krôs′ō′vər, krŏs′-)
n.
1. A place at which or the means by which a crossing is made.
2. A short connecting track by which a train can be transferred from one line to another.
3. Genetics Crossing over.
4. A registered member of one political party who votes in the primary of the other party.
5.
a. The adaptation of a musical style, as by blending elements of two or more styles or categories, to appeal to a wider audience.
b. One, such as a performer, song, or movie, that appeals to more than one segment of an audience or market.

crossover

[kros′ovər]
Etymology: L, crux + AS, ofer
the result of the recombination of genes on homologous pairs of chromosomes during meiosis. See also crossing over.

crossover

noun Clinical trials The switching of a Pt from one arm–eg therapeutic or placebo of a clinical trial to another; crossing-over of Pts may be either part of the original study protocol-crossover study or a decision motivated by ethics, as a Pt might be deteriorating in the less effective arm

crossover

an exchange of material between two homologous chromosomes.
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BEIRUT: Before you answer that, ask yourself whether you know what a crossover is.
Fiat's model will be the largest in its crossover range.
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Along with the crossover SUVs in Mazda's lineup, buyers have continued to flock toward the Mazda 3 hatchback for its impressive handling capability and extra cargo space.
GM is still said to be developing at least one new Cadillac crossover, though it is likely be a smaller model with two seating rows.
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In the late '50s and early '60s, crossovers were simple first- and second-order sections, so not as many components had to be twiddled to get to the desired result.
Then there are the various and sundry competing crossovers coming, many of which are still in the pipeline despite the rearrangement of the divisional marketing messages.