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Holy Cross

Mount of the, a peak in central Colorado, in the Sawatch Range: snow-filled, cross-shaped crevasses. 14,005 feet (4269 meters). Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2016.
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  • It was dedicated to the honour of the Holy Cross, and was erected before the year 1272.

  • By the Holy Cross and the Gospel, he swore that he spoke the whole truth.

  • Towards whom the two brethren, fortifying themselves with the sign of the Holy Cross, ascended.

    Hypatia Charles Kingsley
  • Which, think you, had the right to wear the emblem of the Holy Cross?

    Ten Boys from History Kate Dickinson Sweetser
  • The boss made me foreman over his Mexican cowboys, and major-domo in charge of Holy Cross.

    Curly Roger Pocock
  • I was taught for eight years to do these things at Holy Cross Mission.

    Lost Face Jack London
  • He did a year's work on the range with me, and that twelve months I look back to as a sort of golden age at Holy Cross.

    Curly Roger Pocock

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