made or used for cutting
across the grain or on the bias.
a transverse cut
a shortcut by way of an area not ordinarily traversed, as grass or open country; a route that cuts
diagonally across a road or path network
Mining. an underground passageway, usually from a shaft to a vein of ore or crosswise of a vein of ore.
Movies, Television. an act or instance of crosscutting.
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verb (used with object)
Movies, Television. to insert into a scene or sequence (portions of another scene), as to heighten suspense or suggest simultaneous action.
verb (used without object) 10.
Movies, Television. to employ the technique of crosscutting.