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(Automotive Engineering) (of a motor tyre) having the fabric cords in the outer casing running diagonally to stiffen the sidewalls. Compare radial-ply
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|Adj.||1.||cross-ply - of or relating to an older kind of automobile tire that had a flexible tread and relatively stiff sidewalls|
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