HyperDic: crossover

English > 4 senses of the word crossover:
NOUNprocesscrossover, crossing overthe interchange of sections between pairing homologous chromosomes during the prophase of meiosis
person crossover, crossover votera voter who is registered as a member of one political party but who votes in the primary of another party
communicationcrossoverthe appropriation of a new style (especially in popular music) by combining / combining elements of different genres in order to appeal to a wider audience
artifactcrossover, crossing, crosswalka path (often marked) where something (as a street or railroad) can be crossed to get from one side to the other
crossover > pronunciation
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English > crossover: 4 senses > noun 1, process
MeaningThe interchange of sections between pairing homologous chromosomes during the prophase of meiosis.
Synonymcrossing over
Part ofdiploteneThe fourth stage / stage of the prophase of meiosis
Broaderorganic process, biological processA process occurring in living organisms
Spanishsobrecruzamiento
Catalantraspàs
English > crossover: 4 senses > noun 2, person
MeaningA voter who is registered as a member of one political party but who votes in the primary of another party.
Synonymcrossover voter
Broadervoter, electorA citizen who has a legal right to vote
English > crossover: 4 senses > noun 3, communication
MeaningThe appropriation of a new style (especially in popular music) by combining / combining elements of different genres in order to appeal to a wider audience.
Example"a jazz-classical crossover album"
Categorymusic genre, musical genre, genre, musical styleAn expressive style of music
Broaderborrowing, adoptionThe appropriation (of ideas or words etc) from another source / source
English > crossover: 4 senses > noun 4, artifact
MeaningA path (often marked) where something (as a street or railroad) can be crossed to get from one side to the other.
Synonymscrossing, crosswalk
Narrowergrade separationA crossing that uses an underpass or overpass
pedestrian crossing, zebra crossingstreet crossing where pedestrians have right of way
BroaderpathA way especially designed for a particular use
Spanishcruce, vado
Catalancreuament, pas de vianants, pas de zebra

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