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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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The Yellow Boxes are crossed lines that the driver shouldn't cross if the way isn't clear, as stated in article 51 of the traffic law 23/2014.
FAIRYTALE Cottage nestles amid yellow bows at Glen Lyon, Perthshire A RIVER RUNS THROUGH IT Seasonal show at River Garry in Perthshire LAST HURRAH Leaves on the turn on a sunny day at Craighat, Stirlingshire CROSSED LINES Angler seems to be less serene than setting at Loch Faskally SYMPHONY OF COLOUR Reds, golds and yellows of autumn leaves and the vibrant greens of firs paint reflections on Loch Faskally HAY OKAY Sun glitters above baled hay in field at Crathes in Kincardineshire, far left.
About 2,500 properties, mostly in the Walsgrave area of Coventry, have been left with crossed lines and disruption to their phone service since Friday.