christcross

Related to christcross: Latin cross

christcross

(ˈkrɪsˌkrɒs)
n
1. (Printing, Lithography & Bookbinding)
a. the mark of a cross formerly placed in front of the alphabet in hornbooks
b. the alphabet itself
2. a cross used in place of a signature by someone unable to sign his or her name
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