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English definition of “cross”

cross

noun [C] (MIXTURE)    /krɒs/ US  /krɑːs/
a mixture of two different things that have been combined to produce something new: Police dogs are often a cross between a retriever and an alsatian . → See also crossbreedVariety and mixturesMixing and mixturesGroups and collections of things
(Definition of cross noun (MIXTURE) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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