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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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Genetic variation from plant to plant in any particular crosser is considerably greater than in most selfers.
citizens) from threats (e.g., Mexican border crossers).
The crossers come night and day through the small town where I live in Arizona and it is a nightmare in some ways.
Fasano figures that as many as 300,000 San Diego border crossers could enter the system, and that 50% could qualify for expedited crossing.
If the QB takes the ball to the second level, Sam will get deep, looking for crossers.
It has asked the United States to amend an agreement between the two nations to make it easier to turn back thousands of illegal border crossers.
The Hungarian Foreign Minister stressed that in contrast the security interests of UN member states and their citizens dictate precisely the opposite, that borders must be protected, that they may only be crossed in accordance with regulations, and that illegal border crossers must be strictly punished, and especially those who do so in an aggressive manner, while it must be made absolutely clear to people who are considering illegal immigration that they can expect to be turned back.
Dilating upon the issue of inadvertent border crossers, both sides assured their expeditious repatriation.
However, The New York Times noted that the new figures reflect a move toward the expedited removal of recent illegal crossers and away from interior enforcement.
"I think he could end up being one of the best crossers of the ball at the club, which could be great for big Jan and Scott.
Claiming that amnesty for the illegal millions already in our nation is the wrong approach because the flood of border crossers is basically a security issue, Congressman Peter King (R-N.Y.) pointed to the illegal immigrants who were planning a terror attack on Fort Dix, New Jersey.
Solano is one of the best crossers of the ball in the Premiership and I'm sure Shearer will miss his service.