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  • noun Plural form of crossroad.
  • noun A place where one road crosses another; an intersection of two or more roads.
  • noun by extension A centrally located position
  • noun by analogy A decision point; a turning point or opportunity to change direction, course, or goal.
  • noun nonstandard A fork in the road.

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  • noun a crisis situation or point in time when a critical decision must be made
  • noun a point where a choice must be made
  • noun a community of people smaller than a village


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