[kraws-stich, kros-] /ˈkrɔsˌstɪtʃ, ˈkrɒs-/
a stitch in which pairs of diagonal stitches of the same length cross each other in the middle to form an X .
embroidery or needlepoint done with this stitch.
verb (used with or without object)
to work in cross-stitch.
an embroidery stitch made by two stitches forming a cross
embroidery worked with this stitch
to embroider (a piece of needlework) with cross-stitch
1710, from cross (adj.) + stitch (v.). As a verb from 1794.
cross-stratification An arrangement of sediment strata deposited at an angle to the main stratification. The most common type of cross-stratification is produced by the migration of sand dunes or ripples. ◇ Cross-stratification in which the individual strata are greater than 1 cm (0.39 inch) in thickness is called cross-bedding. ◇ Cross-stratification in which the individual […]
noun 1. a street crossing another street. 2. a short street connecting main streets.
[kraws-string, kros-] /ˈkrɔsˈstrɪŋ, ˈkrɒs-/ verb (used with object), cross-strung; cross-strung or (Rare) cross-stringed; cross-stringing. 1. .
noun, Typography. 1. the horizontal line through the vertical of a t or f.