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crossover

n.1.(genetics) the interchange of sections between pairing homologous chromosomes during the prophase of meiosis.
2.a structure, such as a bridge, bearing a path for crossing over a river or highway.
3.votes from members of one political party cast for candidates of another party; - called also crossover vote; as, there was a high crossover in this election.
4.a member of one political party who votes for a candidate of another party; - called also crossover voter.
5.(Plumbing) a U-shaped section of pipe which serves to pass one pipeline over another which is directly in its path.
Noun1.crossover - the interchange of sections between pairing homologous chromosomes during the prophase of meiosis
Synonyms: crossing over
2.crossover - a voter who is registered as a member of one political party but who votes in the primary of another party
Synonyms: crossover voter
3.crossover - the appropriation of a new style (especially in popular music) by combining elements of different genres in order to appeal to a wider audience; "a jazz-classical crossover album"
4.crossover - a path (often marked) where something (as a street or railroad) can be crossed to get from one side to the other
Synonyms: crosswalk, crossing
biological process, crossing over, diplotene, organic process
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Crossopterygian
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crossover voter
Crosspatch
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