cross over into (some place)

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cross over into (some place)

To move from one place into another, as by crossing some sort of border or barrier. Our driving goal today is to cross over into Nebraska before nightfall.
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cross over into some place

to go from one place into another, by crossing a border, river, mountain range, etc. The refugees crossed over into Switzerland. We crossed over into Missouri at dawn.
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(21) Reid argues that rather than contributing to positive change, individuals who crossed over into government are merely part of a larger process in which civil society actors are "incorporated" into dominant clientelistic structures.