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Synonyms for cross

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Synonyms for cross

a wooden structure consisting of an upright post with a transverse piece

a marking that consists of lines that cross each other

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any affliction that causes great suffering

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(genetics) an organism that is the offspring of genetically dissimilar parents or stock

fold so as to resemble a cross

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to cover or extend over an area or time period

meet and pass

trace a line through or across

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breed animals or plants using parents of different races and varieties

extending or lying across

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He is teaching all of us the lesson of the cross: that our challenge as followers of Jesus is to trans form the crosses we all have into vehicles of resurrection.
Racist groups have long used burning crosses among their symbols, and to intimidate blacks, Jews, and other minority groups.
Warsaw--The Polish government says it will intervene to stop the month-long controversy over the erection of crosses outside the Nazi death camp of Auschwitz--a controversy which has taken on increasingly disturbing overtones.
Match analyses of hundreds of games confirm what Partridge and Franks said in a 1990 Soccer Journal article: "Set plays, crosses, and regained possessions in the opponents' defensive third of the field are the main sources of shots and goals scored.
Others may prefer a wall display of the brightly colored crosses of Latin America with their vigorous affirmations of rural life painted across the surface, or the plain, bare wooden beams of a cross already vacated by the resurrected Lord.
Peter Klein, illustrates 70 different styles of crosses used in Christian iconography.