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cross index

noun
1.
a note or group of notes referring the reader to material elsewhere.

cross-index

[kraws-in-deks, kros-] /ˈkrɔsˈɪn dɛks, ˈkrɒs-/
verb (used with object)
1.
to provide with cross references or with a cross-referenced index.
verb (used without object)
2.
to refer by a note or indication of location to related material, as in an index, book, or article; contain cross references:
Footnotes cross-index to the appendix and bibliography.
Origin
1890-1895
1890-95
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Examples from the web for cross-index
  • One of the products of this work is an on-line cross-index of available mathematical software.
  • However, you can cross-index two or more variables and combine them into a single table.
  • Use of the cross-index grid for the lower extremity is recommended as a teaching tool.
  • For a name change, a cross-index file shall be made.
British Dictionary definitions for cross-index

cross-index

noun
1.
a note or notes referring the reader to other material
verb
2.
(intransitive) (of a note in a book) to refer to related material
3.
to provide or be provided with cross-indexes
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