cross-question

noun
cross-ques·​tion | \ ˈkrȯs-ˈkwes-chən How to pronounce cross-question (audio) , -ˈkwesh- \

Definition of cross-question

: a question asked in cross-examination

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cross-question transitive verb

First Known Use of cross-question

circa 1694, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of cross-question was circa 1694

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“Cross-question.” The Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/cross-question. Accessed 27 January 2020.

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