Calvary cross


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Calvary cross

n. Heraldry
A Latin cross set on three steps.

Calvary cross

n
(Art Terms) a Latin cross with a representation of three steps beneath it

cross′ of Cal′vary


n.
a Latin cross with a representation of steps beneath it.
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Noun1.Calvary cross - a Latin cross set on three stepsCalvary cross - a Latin cross set on three steps  
Cross - a representation of the structure on which Jesus was crucified; used as an emblem of Christianity or in heraldry
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However, the blood spilt on the calvary cross in order to save humanity from sin is transformed and placed in a more collective and communal context.
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