XR

(redirected from crossroads)
Also found in: Dictionary, Thesaurus, Medical, Legal, Financial, Idioms, Encyclopedia, Wikipedia.
AcronymDefinition
XRExtended-Release (pharmaceuticals)
XRX-Ray
XRExtended Range
XRXref (assembly language ASM51 assembler control)
XRCrossroads
XRExperimental Research (Ford Motor Company)
XRJesus Christ (from first 2 letters of Greek Christos; archaic)
XRXtreme Revolution (gaming)
XRExternal Reset
XRExperimental Rocket
XRExceptional Requirements (Maricopa County, AZ community college system)
XRExport Reactor
References in classic literature ?
Up hill and down dale walked Little John, the fresh wind blowing in his face and his robes fluttering behind him, and so at last he came to a crossroad that led to Tuxford.
At the crossroads Billy hesitated and looked at Saxon.
That's the house--all alone at the Iron Dike crossroad, same as you see here on the map--without another within earshot.
Blanche repeated Sir Patrick's instructions relating to the crossroads, and also to the serious necessity of pursuing the investigation in the strictest privacy.
There's the corner at the crossroads, where the cabman, Zakhar, has his stand, and there's Zakhar himself and still the same horse
It was a four-page weekly, which sold for less than half a cent a copy; its regular subscription list was a quarter of a million, and it went to every crossroads post office in America.
You take and split the bean, and cut the wart so as to get some blood, and then you put the blood on one piece of the bean and take and dig a hole and bury it 'bout midnight at the crossroads in the dark of the moon, and then you burn up the rest of the bean.
The travelers had chosen crossroads in the hope that they might meet with less interruption; but at Crevecoeur, Aramis declared he could proceed no farther.
The street they followed was intersected at irregular intervals by crossroads which, as they glanced down them, proved to be equally as tortuous as that through which they were being conducted.
Norman of Torn had recovered his helmet from one of his men who had picked it up at the crossroads, and now he rode in silence with lowered visor, as was his custom.