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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 reconstruction started in mid-February and in five months, two branches of the crossroad were successfully built.Second phase startedThe second phase of reconstruction is about to start.
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Diversion: When left-turning lane into Stoke Road is closed, drivers will need to turn right, do a u-turn at the roundabout and come back across the crossroads onto Stoke Road.
Crossroad secretary, Jean Burhouse, said: "We agreed from the beginning that the Crossroads Shop would be a Meltham Churches Together initiative, serving the local community by providing affordable good quality clothing, household equipment, books and toys etc as a positive Christian witness to God's love for our community.
Crossroads, based in the ctitious village of Kings Oak on the outskirts of Birmingham, ended its rst incarnation in 1988 and made a brief return in 2001.
Hageman is attributed with the expanded growth of Crossroads to include the acquisition of the Sanctuary in Del Ray beach Florida, the construction of Bevon House, the transitional living house here in Antigua and the reputation and presence of Crossroads in both the local and international communities.
Crossroads said that the two companies deliver scalable, on-site storage for unstructured data while providing data protection and complete data availability for customers.
The organisation, which was first established 40 years ago in 1974, took its name from the hit former ITV soap opera Crossroads.
The Partnership also intends to construct a 36-inch pipeline to Crossroads Junction that will give terminal customers access to the termination point of TransCanada's Gulf Coast Pipeline from Cushing, which is expected to connect to the Keystone XL pipeline if approved and constructed.
In "Copts At The Crossroads", author Mariz Tadros poses such questions as why there has been a mass exodus of Copts from Egypt, and how this relates to other religious minorities in the Arab region; why it is that sectarian violence increased during and after the Egyptian revolution, which epitomized the highest degree of national unity since 1919; and how the new configuration of power has influenced the extent to which a vision of a political order is being based on the principles of inclusive democracy.