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crosscurrent

cross·cur·rent

crosscurrent

 
pronunciation:
kraws kuhr nt
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Word Combinations (noun)
part of speech: noun
definition 1: a current, as in a river, that moves at an angle to the main current.
definition 2: (often pl.) a tendency or movement, as of politics or ideas that is counter to the main tendency or movement.
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