cross bearing

cross bearing

[′krȯs ‚ber·iŋ]
(navigation)
The determination of the position of a ship or aircraft from the azimuths of two known locations.
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A small cross bearing Aguayo's name and a basketball next to it was placed in front of the apartment where Ortiz lived.
Many waved their hands, shouted "viva," and attempted to clamber onto the big truck that carried a 400-year old cross bearing a statue representing Jesus, with the help of ropes dangling from the truck's bumper or by being lifted up by other devotees.
The Secretary of State will deliver the Welsh Exhortation and honour the memories of those that have died during conflict by planting a wooden cross bearing his own personal tribute to those who have given their lives.
A video, posted on social media by former All Black Neemia Tialata, shows a group of French-based New Zealanders performing the famous haka at the roadside in front of a cross bearing the couple's names.
A video, posted on social media by former All Black Neemia Tialata, shows the group of French-based New Zealanders performing the famous haka at the roadside in front of a cross bearing the couple's names.
A white cross bearing Noreen's name is dedicated as both a tribute to the young woman who lost her life, and as a reminder to all of the deadly consequences of impaired driving.
A Teessider who works in Israel has T honoured the grave of Private Richardson with a cross bearing a poppy.
He said: "I'm hoping to bring some attention to the fact a few rotten fragments of a fallen wooden cross bearing the name James Owen are all that remains to mark the plot, and that, given his part in such a legendary action, there should surely be something a little more fitting to mark this soldier's final resting place.
She painted another work on a similar theme during this period, What I Must Bear (1982), in which the same figure is bowed down by a cross bearing the words 'prejudice' and 'misunderstanding'.
The Huyton mum put up a statue of Our Lady and a cross bearing Anthony's picture several months ago but this week Knowsley Council chiefs told her to remove of them.
Last year, Americans United wrote to officials in the town of Dugger and told them that they could not legally continue to display a 26-foot-tall white cross bearing the words "Jesus Saves.
Workers in the church cemetery began digging a grave for Saldanha on Sunday, marked with a simple black-and-white cross bearing her name and dates of her birth and death.