Cross Street
   West out of King Street to Milk Street Market, crossing Laurence Lane (Hatton, 1708-Strype, ed. 1755).
   Not named in the maps.
   See Thrum Street.

A Dictionary of London. . 1918.

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  • cross street — {n.} A street that crosses a main street and runs on both sides of it. * /Elm Street is a cross street on Main Street and there is a traffic light there./ Compare: THROUGH STREET …   Dictionary of American idioms

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  • cross\ street — noun A street that crosses a main street and runs on both sides of it. Elm Street is a cross street on Main Street and there is a traffic light there. Compare: through street …   Словарь американских идиом

  • cross street — 1. a street crossing another street. 2. a short street connecting main streets. [1815 25] * * * …   Universalium

  • cross-street — /ˈkrɒs strit/ (say kros street) noun a street crossing another street, or one running transversely to main streets …   Australian English dictionary

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