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(krôs′fīl′, krŏs′-)
tr. & intr.v. cross-filed, cross-fil·ing, cross-files
To register (someone) or be registered as a candidate in the primaries of more than one political party.

cross′-fil′er n.


v.i., v.t. -filed, -fil•ing.
to register as a candidate in the primary elections of more than one party.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Verb1.cross-file - have one's name listed as a candidate for several parties
campaign, run - run, stand, or compete for an office or a position; "Who's running for treasurer this year?"
slate - enter on a list or slate for an election; "He was slated for borough president"
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And while Atterbeary's bill was garnering the attention, the House could have amended the Senate cross-file to the language agreed on and moved it to the Senate for its concurrence.
The system supports Z39.50-standard client/server protocols for cross-file searching.
ISI has also announced the release of version 2.0 of ISI Chemistry Server that allows cross-file searching of Reaction Center and the new Compound Center database.
Any waitress that wanted to would have to apply for the job, then file a complaint at the Equal Employment Opportunity Office, and cross-file the same complaint at the District's Office of Human Rights.
House Bill 782 passed its chamber after advocates worked with the Maryland State's Attorney's Association to address concerns, but neither that bill nor its cross-file, Senate Bill 691, received a vote in the Senate Judicial Proceedings Committee.
Nevertheless, InvisibleWeb is not a megasearch engine, and offers no cross-file searching.
The cross-file, Senate Bill 676, is sponsored by Sen.
Version 2.0 of ISI Chemistry Server allows cross-file searching of Reaction Center and the new Compound Center database.
Advanced search functionalities on the new Questel-Orbit software include automatic searches for citations and legal status, grouping and de-duplicating, standardized patent numbers across the primary patent databases for cross-file searches, and new standardized GET macros to enhanced statistical analysis in patent databases using the MEMS statistical analysis tool.
They will certainly have neglected the most comprehensive coverage by omitting the cross-file searching of multiple full-text databases offered by commercial online.