fiery cross

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fiery cross

used as symbolic threat by Ku Klux Klan. [Am. Hist.: Jobes, 387]
See: Bigotry

fiery cross

traditional Highlands call to arms. [Scot. Hist.: Brewer Note-Book, 324–325]
See: Warning
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Friday with a "sacred Christian cross lighting ceremony (open to all white Christians.
Well, there's always Robb's rumoured KKK Cookbook (white meat dishes only, I assume) and the annual cross lighting ceremony, the only time Robb permits them to wear their white sheets and conehead masks.
The layering of spaces and circulation through the section is arranged well, allowing good cross lighting and ventilation when needed.