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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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Locals have shown an increased interest in cross-country skiing but had to travel to nearby resorts or municipalities.
Nordic combined events begin with ski jumping, after which athletes' results are calculated into time advantages for the cross-country skiing stage according to a system known as the Gundersen formula.
Experts say cross-country skiing is much less dangerous than downhill.
I started cross-country skiing when I was 11 and was immediately hooked.
I was lucky--the first time I went cross-country skiing was one of those picture-perfect, almost magical, winter days.
Just an hour of cross-country skiing is a great cardio workout and burns more than 500 calories.
15pm Cross-country skiing World Cup, men's 15km freestyle, Sjusjoen (Eurosport)
These days, kids are back on skis, thanks to a $25 million effort over the past 12 years to restore the cross-country skiing tradition in Maine's northernmost county, a rural expanse of rolling hills, wilderness and potato farms.
Traditional-style cross-country skiing is so simple virtually anyone can quickly pick up the basic shuffle-glide movement that allows X-C skiers to experience the quiet beauty of Oregon's winter wonderland.
His wife, who is known to prefer walking, tried cross-country skiing for the first time last winter.

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