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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 Cardigan Welsh Corgi is one of Britain's oldest and most faithful dogs but its survival is being threatened by a celebrity-led trend for new cross-breeds.
Paxo is a tan-and-white cross-breed who is about three or four years old.
We have a great show lined up with some new props and sets and various breeds of dogs from Shetland sheepdogs and Labradors to two new dogs, Macie, a white German Shepherd and Cleo, a cross-breed.
So if you have a cross-breed dog take him along for a chance of becoming a winner and going on to compete in the final, which will be held in London at Discover Dogs, Earls Court, on November 4.
One was a tan coloured cross-breed bitch which had masking tape wound tightly round its muzzle.
Cross-breed Alea sensed something was wrong although Maria Ardley was in the bathroom with the door shut.
The cross-breed dog - half pug, half beagle - is the pet of choice for Uma Thurman and Kelly Osborne.
SSPCA workers in Glasgow found the cross-breed bitch outside their Maryhill offices.
Camels, falcons, salukis and horses populate its precincts for purposes of being researched, developing cross-breeds and creating new vaccines to meet challenging new afflictions.
Some people are conned into believing that cross-breeds are healthier than a pure breed, which is not always the case.
The law needs urgent amendment, particularly for cross-breeds, and the use of unlicensed premises for dog-breeding.