crossing

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[Cross·ing]

A point where two lines (paths or arcs etc.) intersect

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The act by which anything is crossed; as, the crossing of the ocean.

Noun
traveling across

Noun
a voyage across a body of water (usually across the Atlantic Ocean)

Noun
(genetics) the act of mixing different species or varieties of animals or plants and thus to produce hybrids

Noun
a path (often marked) where something (as a street or railroad) can be crossed to get from one side to the other

Noun
a junction where one street or road crosses another

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Noun
a point where two lines (paths or arcs etc.) intersect

Noun
a shallow area in a stream that can be forded


p. pr. & vb. n.
of Cross

v. t.
The act by which anything is crossed; as, the crossing of the ocean.

v. t.
The act of making the sign of the cross.

v. t.
The act of interbreeding; a mixing of breeds.

v. t.
Intersection, as of two paths or roads.

v. t.
A place where anything (as a stream) is crossed; a paved walk across a street.

v. t.
Contradiction; thwarting; obstruction.


Crossing

Cross"ing, n. [See Cross, v. t. ] 1. The act by which anything is crossed; as, the crossing of the ocean. 2. The act of making the sign of the cross. Bp. Hall. 3. The act of interbreeding; a mixing of breeds. 4. Intersection, as of two paths or roads. 5. A place where anything (as a stream) is crossed; a paved walk across a street. 6. Contradiction; thwarting; obstruction.
I do not bear these crossings.

The act by which anything is crossed; as, the crossing of the ocean.

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Usage Examples

After all these years, it's still amazing what Obama is allowed to get away with. He says low gas prices in 2009 were caused by a terrible economy, but then claims that the lower number of illegal aliens crossing the border is because of his border policies, not the same lousy economy.

I see humanity now as one vast plant, needing for its highest fulfillment only love, the natural blessings of the great outdoors, and intelligent crossing and selection.

Misspelled Form

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Other Usage Examples

But I just know from experience that accent wise, even if you're an accent genius, crossing the Atlantic is the hardest thing in the world either way.

During the war, in which several of our embedded correspondents were able to report from moving vehicles crossing the Iraqi desert, the use of technology made news gathering safer.

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