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crossroads


  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  crossroads 
  n  1:  a  community  of  people  smaller  than  a  village  [syn:  {hamlet}] 
  2:  a  crisis  situation  or  point  in  time  when  a  critical  decision 
  must  be  made  "at  that  juncture  he  had  no  idea  what  to 
  do";  "he  must  be  made  to  realize  that  the  company  stands 
  at  a  critical  point"  [syn:  {juncture},  {critical  point}] 
  3:  a  point  where  a  choice  must  be  made  "Freud's  work  stands  at 
  the  crossroads  between  psychology  and  neurology" 
 
  From  U.S.  Gazetteer  (1990)  [gazetteer]: 
 
  Crossroads,  NM 
  Zip  code(s):  88114 




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