crossbuck

noun

Definition of crossbuck

:an X-shaped highway warning sign at a highway-railroad intersection

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Origin and Etymology of crossbuck

1cross + buck (as in sawbuck)


cross buck

noun

Definition of cross buck

:an offensive play in football in which a back faking to receive the ball charges into the line of scrimmage diagonally across the path of the ball carrier

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