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Definition 1: a path (often marked) where something (as a street or railroad) can be crossed to get from one side to the other - [noun denoting artifact]

Synonyms for crossover in the sense of this definition

(crossover is a kind of ...) a way especially designed for a particular use

(... is a kind of crossover ) a crossing that uses an underpass or overpass

(... is a kind of crossover ) street crossing where pedestrians have right of way; often marked in some way (especially with diagonal stripes)

Definition 2: the appropriation of a new style (especially in popular music) by combining elements of different genres in order to appeal to a wider audience - [noun denoting communication]

Samples where crossover or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • a jazz-classical crossover album

(crossover is a kind of ...) the appropriation (of ideas or words etc) from another source

"the borrowing of ancient motifs was very apparent"

(crossover belongs to category ...) an expressive style of music

Definition 3: a voter who is registered as a member of one political party but who votes in the primary of another party - [noun denoting person]

Synonyms for crossover in the sense of this definition

(crossover is a kind of ...) a citizen who has a legal right to vote

Definition 4: the interchange of sections between pairing homologous chromosomes during the prophase of meiosis - [noun denoting process]

Synonyms for crossover in the sense of this definition

(crossover is a kind of ...) a process occurring in living organisms

(... is part of crossover) the fourth stage of the prophase of meiosis

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