Cruciform means having the shape of a cross or Christian cross. == Cruciform architectural plan == This is a common description of Christian churches. In Early Christian, Byzantine and other Eastern Orthodox forms of church architecture this is more likely to mean a tetraconch plan, a Greek cross, with arms of equal length or, later, a cross-in-sq...Found on http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Cruciform
• (a.) Cross-shaped; (Bot.) having four parts arranged in the form of a cross.Found on http://thinkexist.com/dictionary/meaning/cruciform/
(kroo´sĭ-form) shaped like a cross; called also cruciate.Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/local/21001
[ Latin crux
, cress + -form
: confer French cruciforme
.] Cross-shaped; (Botany)
having four parts arranged in the form of a cross. Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/webster/C/195
Cross shaped, often of a church floor plan.
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Cross shaped, often of a church floor plan.Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/local/22200
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Cross-shaped. It is usually used to describe the plan of a church. Examples include the letter 't' and the typical plan of Gothic churches. Some small Armenian chapels were cruciform.
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cruciform, cruciformly Shaped like a cross; cruciate.Found on http://www.wordinfo.info/words/index/info/view_unit/576/
In the shape of a crossFound on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/local/21113
Used to describe a building on a cross plan. Most cruciform churches are on a Latin cross plan, in which one arm of the cross is significantly longer than the other three. A cross with equal arms is known as a Greek cross.
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