/kraws"rohd', kros"-/, n.
1. a road that crosses another road, or one that runs transversely to main roads.
2. a by-road.
3. Often, crossroads. (used with a sing. or pl. v.)
a. the place where roads intersect.
b. a point at which a vital decision must be made.
c. a main center of activity.
[1710-20; CROSS- + ROAD]

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