Peltier's cross

Pel`tier's´ cross


1.(Elec.) A cross formed of two strips of different metals, to illustrate the Peltier effect.
Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary, published 1913 by G. & C. Merriam Co.
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Nugent led a break that ended with Beckford heading in at the back post for his first goal since November, when Forest keeper Lee Camp could not hold Lee Peltier's cross.
Rhodes headed home Gary Roberts' cross in the 19th minute, Pilkington drilled home from 20 yards in the 35th minute and Afobe latched on to Lee Peltier's cross to convert into the bottom corner from 12 yards.
Town mounted a late push, with Novak forcing a smart save from Jalal with a shot on the turn before, in the fourth minute of time added on, Lee headed over from Peltier's cross then had a volley held while claims for a second Town penalty were turned down when Jason Pearce threw himself in the way of another Novak shot.
The Dutchman's clearance eventually came back down the right flank and when Lee Peltier's cross skidded through to the edge of Swansea's box, Downes rocketed an unstoppable shot past a static de Vries.
Neil Mellor shot straight at Wright after ten minutes, and also saw a header well kept out following Lee Peltier's cross.
Lee Peltier's cross led to a Jordan Rhodes shot which was pushed away by keeper Shwan Jalal, and from Roberts' corner, Kay rose to head home his first goal of the season.
Lee Peltier's cross from the right looked to have evaded everybody before Downes connected with a sweet strike.
The Dutchman's clearance eventually came back down the right flank and when Lee Peltier's cross skidded through tothe edge of Swansea's box, Downes rocketed an unstoppable shot past a static de Vries.