Jerusalem cross


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Jerusalem cross

n
(Heraldry) a cross the equal arms of which end in a bar. Also called: cross potent
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Noun1.Jerusalem cross - a cross with equal arms, each terminating in a small crossbarJerusalem cross - a cross with equal arms, each terminating in a small crossbar
Cross - a representation of the structure on which Jesus was crucified; used as an emblem of Christianity or in heraldry
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