cross of Lorraine


noun
  1. a cross having two crosspieces, the upper shorter than the lower.

Origin of cross of Lorraine

1
First recorded in 1890–95

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British Dictionary definitions for cross of Lorraine

cross of Lorraine

noun
  1. a cross with two horizontal bars above and below the midpoint of the vertical bar, the lower longer than the upper

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