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Cruz

[krooz; Spanish krooth]
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noun
  1. San Juan de la [sahn hwahn de lah] /sɑn ʰwɑn dɛ lɑ/. John of the Cross, Saint.
  2. Juana I·nés de la [ee-nes de lah] /iˈnɛs dɛ lɑ/, 1651–95, Mexican nun, scholar, and poet.
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  • On reaching the corral, he saw Cruz, and recognised him at once.

    The Rover of the Andes

    R.M. Ballantyne

  • In fact, wherever fighting is going on Cruz is sure to be there.

    The Rover of the Andes

    R.M. Ballantyne

  • It is to this period that the big concerns of Cruz Alta belong.

  • I observed that it was particularly high in the cruz or withers.

    The Bible in Spain

    George Borrow

  • Cruz there were 144 people who signed the document, that is to say there were 144 names.

    The Katipunan

    J. Brecknock Watson (AKA Francis St. Clair)