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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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The pure-exotic breed showed highest level of MDA followed by cross-bred and the two local breeds, indicating that the pure and cross-bred dairy cows feel more oxidative stress than the two local breeds of Sahiwal and Achai.
In the present study, quantitative levels of milk total protein, milk casein and milk lactoserum proteins were measured and compared among Nili-Ravi buffaloes, Sahiwal and cross-bred cows (Table 2).
Thirty six disease free, normal cyclical lactating dairy cows, comprising indigenous (9 Sahiwal, 9 Achai) and cross-bred (9 Sahiwal x Holstein Frisian), located at livestock research and development station Surezai, district Peshawar, Pakistan, while 9 pure-exotic Holstein Friesian (HF) dairy cows located at The University of Agriculture Peshawar Dairy Farm were selected.
With an increasing number of cross-bred animals now in the national dairy herd it's important to recognise the strength of breeding here.
Researchers at the Department of Animal Sciences, at Colorado State University, showed that meat from zebu and zebu cross-bred animals is less tender than that from British and European breeds and cross-breeds.
The sale, judged by cattle exhibitor Mark Hallam, was organised to showcase some of the finest cross-bred cattle in North Wales, for which the region is rapidly gaining a winning reputation.
But while the Cadzows cross-bred and moved, the Chillinghams have remained near Wooler for over 700 years.
A MASSIVE new cross-bred big cat, unexpectedly born in a Florida zoo, is called aliger, after being fathered by a lion to a tiger mother.
We expect some will be replaced by cross-bred bulls and heifers which in the latter part of 2004 could be trading at pounds 50-pounds 80 a head," he added.
Until 1989 they kept a herd of cross-bred suckler cows at Glangwden, Trefeglwys, near Llanidloes in Powys.
Norstein backers believe the cross-bred will herald a new direction in the UK.
The two cross-bred dogs were found by a walker late on Monday night as she walked over remote moor land near Bridgend.