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Russian translation of “across”

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across

adverb, preposition
 
 
/əˈkrɒs/
SIDES A2 from one side of something to the other
через
I was walking across the road. They've built a new bridge across the river.Through, across, opposite and against
OPPOSITE A2 on the opposite side of
на той стороне
There's a library just across the street.Through, across, opposite and against
MEASURE used after a measurement to show how wide something is
в поперечнике
The window measures two metres across.Measurements in general
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