cross-question

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a question asked in cross-examination

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No, no," Pulcheria Alexandrovna hurriedly interrupted, "you thought I was going to cross-question you in the womanish way I used to; don't be anxious, I understand, I understand it all: now I've learned the ways here and truly I see for myself that they are better.
Responding to the cross-questions, Miyauchi, the former right-hand man of Horie, said, ''The purpose of the (260 million yen) remittance to PTI was to pay a reward to Mr.
Conundrums, riddles, rebuses, cross-questions, puns atrocious, Taxed all their ingenuity, till Peter, the precocious-- Old head on shoulders juvenile--cried, "Now, for a new task, Let's try our hand at palindromes