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Definition of cross-country noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary

     

    cross-country

     noun
    noun
    BrE BrE//ˌkrɒs ˈkʌntri//
     
    ; NAmE NAmE//ˌkrɔːs ˈkʌntri//
     
    Athletics, Subjects and courses
     
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  1. 1the cross-country [singular] a cross-country running or skiing race Who won the cross-country? See related entries: Athletics
  2. 2[uncountable] the sport of running or skiing across country See related entries: Athletics, Subjects and courses
  3. compare downhill
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: cross-country