adjective. shaped like a cross.
Example sentences of the word cruciform
1. Noun, singular or mass
For the cruciform knot, use the same method as you would with the small knot, but wrap five times in the second direction instead of just three.
2. Verb, past participle
The layout is cruciform in shape, with a large central dome to symbolize Jesus and four smaller domes at the end of each arm, symbolizing the four evangelists Matthew, Mark, Luke and John.