[kraws-ahy, kros-ahy] /ˈkrɔsˌaɪ, ˈkrɒsˌaɪ/
a turning inwards towards the nose of one or both eyes, caused by abnormal alignment See also strabismus
also crosseye, 1770 (implied in cross-eyed), from cross (adj.) + eye.
A form of strabismus in which one or both eyes deviate toward the nose.
[kraws-ahyd, kros-] /ˈkrɔsˌaɪd, ˈkrɒs-/ adjective 1. having crossed eyes. adjective 1. having one or both eyes turning inwards towards the nose Related Terms look at someone cross-eyed
[verb kraws-feyd, kros-; noun kraws-feyd, kros-] /verb ˈkrɔsˈfeɪd, ˈkrɒs-; noun ˈkrɔsˌfeɪd, ˈkrɒs-/ Movies, Television. verb (used with object), cross-faded, cross-fading. 1. to fade out (an image or sound) while simultaneously fading in a different image or sound. noun 2. an act or instance of cross-fading. verb 1. (radio, television) to fade in (one sound or […]
[kraws-fur-tl, kros-] /ˈkrɔsˈfɜr tl, ˈkrɒs-/ adjective 1. capable of cross-fertilization.
[kraws-fur-tl-uh-zey-shuh n, kros-] /ˈkrɔsˌfɜr tl əˈzeɪ ʃən, ˈkrɒs-/ noun 1. Biology. the fertilization of an organism by the fusion of an egg from one individual with a sperm or male gamete from a different individual. 2. Botany. fertilization of the flower of one plant by a gamete from the flower of a closely related plant […]