cross figure

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cross fire, cross figure

A fiddleback grain pattern.

fiddleback, cross figure, cross fire, ripple figure

Abrupt, curly figures in wood, particularly maple and mahogany, caused by undulations in fiber alignment.
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1 million people displaced, Red Cross figures showed.
The leftist daily AS SAFIR on Saturday reported Red Cross figures stating 979 people were injured in car accidents in September 2010 and 480 from the beginning of this month, through Oct.