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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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But he said: "When RSPCA inspector Chris Heyworth called at her home on June 25 this year he found the cross-bred dog in very poor condition with its ribs, pelvic bone and back bone showing.
National Milk Records (NMR) certificates are now available for all NMR recorded cows of all breeds, including cross-bred animals, to include sire, dam and grandparent details plus all lactation records to date.
Different breeds of cows such as Jersey, Friesian, Cross-bred Friesian, Cross-bred Jersey and Kangayam are also reared in the farm.
The amount of wool sold at auction has fallen to much less than 50% and the price of cross-bred wool has been on the downturn for the last decade.
The biggest increase in the section is in the cross-bred steer class where numbers are up by 22 from 82 to 104, and entries in seven of the 10 cattle classes are higher than in 2006.
Labradors and poodles have been cross-bred for use as guide dogs for blind people with asthma.
Seedlings from 5,000 cones collected by Halstrom and others will be deliberately infected with blister rust, and the survivors cross-bred to produce disease-resistant trees.
In his quest to identify the "Golden" goby, he successfully cross-bred it with the Neon species (E.