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/ ˈkru sɪs /
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genitive of Crux.
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Origin of Crucis
Words nearby Crucis
crucifix, crucifixion, crucifixion thorn, cruciform, crucify, Crucis, cruciverbalist, cruck, crud, cruddy, crude
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How to use Crucis in a sentence
While we were marooned here we visited Vale Crucis Abbey, about a mile distant.British Highways And Byways From A Motor Car|Thomas D. Murphy
The one hope of France lies in her children being taught from the cradle the via crucis, via Regis.Journal in France in 1845 and 1848 with Letters from Italy in 1847|T. W. (Thomas William) Allies
If otherwise, surely some tangible period should be assigned for the endurance of this experimentum crucis.
Coniuncta igitur corpora, signo crucis triumphali consignauit.Beowulf|R. W. Chambers
The remains of Valle Crucis give a special human interest to a district that is wonderfully full of beauty and charm.