from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • adj. Running, extending, or going across a city or town: a crosstown street; crosstown traffic.
  • adv. Across a city or town: traveling crosstown.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • adj. Extending across a city or town.
  • adj. Connecting different areas of a city or town without passing through downtown.
  • adj. Situated at the other end of town.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • adv. across a town or city
  • adj. going or extending across a town or city


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