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circa 1700, in the meaning defined above
cross entry 3 + patch entry 3
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“Crosspatch.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/crosspatch. Accessed 17 Sep. 2021.
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