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  Words related to crossbreed

Related / Similar Words: hybrid, cross, hybridize, hybridise, interbreed

 

Definition:
  • an organism that is the offspring of genetically dissimilar parents or stock; especially offspring produced by breeding plants or animals of different varieties or breeds or species; "a mule is a cross between a horse and a donkey";
  • breed animals or plants using parents of different races and varieties; "cross a horse and a donkey"; "Mendel tried crossbreeding"; "these species do not interbreed";

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    Hyponyms: crossbred, dihybrid, monohybrid

     

    Derivational Morphology: cross, hybridize, hybridise, interbreed, miscegenation, crossbreeding, interbreeding, hybridization, hybridisation, crossing, hybridizing, hybrid

     

     
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