Keyword
What KeyWord is found in the definitions of each of the following?

135 cruciate, crusado, crux, chiasma, photo finish (5 letters)
136 stile, chiasma, transpolar, decussation, toll bridge (8 letters)
137 bleat, hoot, bawl, yoicks, blubber (3 letters)
138 hao, riel, pula, dirham, ekpwele (8 letters)
139 execrate, malediction, anathema, swear, imprecation (5 letters)
140 purdah, portiere, tieback, proscenium, drape (7 letters)
141 milling, incised, scissor, laceration, amputate (3 letters)
142 trenchant, kerf, cabochon, rifling, kirigami (7 letters)
143 maxixe, movus, mazurka, merengue, malaguena (5 letters)
144 morris, heelwork, saltatory, quadrille, cakewalk (5 letters)
145 Inn, Morava, Prut, Linz, Strauss, Johann (6 letters)
146 murk, Erebus, tenebrous, caliginous, chiaroscuro (4 letters)
147 charnel, requiem, resurrect, keen, mortuary (4 letters)
148 forensics, disputation, gag rule, moderator, cloture (6 letters)
149 false, fraud, trickery, chicanery, equivocation (9 letters)

Answers: 135. cross, 136. crossing, 137. cry, 138. currency, 139. curse, 140. curtain, 141. cut, 142. cutting, 143. dance, 144. dance, 145. Danube, 146. dark, 147. dead, 148. debate, 149. deception,

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