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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

(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.
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Sin, 37, finished third in the men's 15-kilometer sitting cross-country skiing race, with 42 minutes and 28.09 seconds at the Alpensia Biathlon Center in the eastern county of PyeongChang, taking the bronze.
Taufatofua only took up cross-country skiing last year, and left his Olympic qualifying late.
4.15pm Cross-country Skiing, women's 10km classic mass start, Val di Fiemme (Eurosport)
Vielbig is generally recognized as the first person to promote cross-country skiing in Oregon.
Cross-country skiing - If the downhill slopes are not extensive, the cross-country options certainly are.
Chris, who has light and dark perception but over only a very limited distance, said: "I've been downhill skiing in Italy, and cross-country skiing in Norway - called lanlauf - and it's the best.
The workout is excellent and experts agree that cross-country skiing is among the most aerobically complete activities due to the high level of involvement and intensity of the upper body muscles, as well as the lower body.
Since the late 1960s, when cross-country skiing began gaining popularity in the United States, nordic ski lengths have typically ranged from 190 cm for women to 210 cm for men.
North Korean para athletes have officially made their Winter Paralympics debut here as two sit skiers competed in the men's cross-country skiing event on Sunday.
"They love being outside, having something new to do and pushing themselves,'' Fain said the morning after the hike, as the group prepared to go cross-country skiing.
11.45am Cross-country skiing World Cup, 10km women free style, Gaellivare (Eurosport)

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