papal cross


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papal cross

n
(Roman Catholic Church) a cross with three crosspieces
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pa′pal cross′


n.
a cross with three horizontal crosspieces.
[1885–90]
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Noun1.papal cross - a cross with three crossbarspapal cross - a cross with three crossbars  
Cross - a representation of the structure on which Jesus was crucified; used as an emblem of Christianity or in heraldry
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