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cross

(Disagree with), verb act in opposition to, argue, be opposed to, collide, conflict with, confront, confute, contest, contradict, contravene, controvert, debate, defy, dispute, gainsay, homini obsistere, make a stand against, neutralize, oppose, protest, refuse to conform, refute, repudiate, resist, run counter to, speak against, take exceppion, traverse
Associated concepts: cross action, cross-claim, cross-complaint, cross-demand, cross-examination, cross libels, cross section, crosswalk

cross

(Intersect), verb bisect, braid, crisscross, cut across, divide, go across, halve, intercross, interrupt, intersect, lie across, move across, section, segment, separate, split, traverse
See also: advance, annoy, antagonize, bitter, conflict, confront, contentious, contravene, counter, counteract, countervail, discompose, disobey, fight, fractious, froward, harrow, inimical, interfere, intertwine, oppose, oppugn, pass, perambulate, perverse, petulant, plague, querulous, resist, stress, thwart, traverse

CROSS. contracts. A mark made by persons who are unable to write, instead of their names.
     2. When properly attested, and proved to have been made by the party whose name is written with the mark, it is generally admitted as evidence of the party's signature.

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Cross ties, also known as railway sleepers, are those rectangular objects that are used as a base for railroad tracks.
The railroad initiated some line upgrades earlier in 2001 that included the installation of an additional 500 new cross ties.
Virtually all are broken to drive, trailer, clip, stand in cross ties and many are broken to ride.
Ceilings will also be fitted with anchoring cross ties.
It demands and repays exploration on foot, crossing and recrossing to look at the details - the complex suspension, the bowed wooden walkway, the glass 'eyes' in the cross ties designed by De Carlo and his daughter Anna.
Credit cards, for instance, have a magnetic stripe above the owner's signature, with three parallel lines that look like railroad tracks and cross ties that contain the digital "ones and zeros" of the credit card information.
Traditional officer apparel in white or navy suiting can be complemented with criss cross ties, dress belts, or other accessories for an evening or formal look.
9 million to construct a rail siding at the Clairton Yard, install track panels and four new turnouts in Clairton Works, install track panels and three new turnouts at the Edgar Thomson Works, and install cross ties, track panels and two new prefabricated turnouts at the Irvin Works.
The Z-II pivot point provides four full-length legs strengthened by numerous cross ties to provide a stable base with consistent crop clearance as the machine transitions from the pivot point to the first span.
A baseball cap is optional, and those yellow cross ties are also now a thing of the past.