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  Words related to hybrid

Related / Similar Words: crossbreed, cross, loanblend, loan-blend, crossed, interbred, intercrossed

 

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";
  • a composite of mixed origin; "the vice-presidency is a hybrid of administrative and legislative offices";
  • a word that is composed of parts from different languages (e.g., `monolingual'' has a Greek prefix and a Latin root);
  • produced by crossbreeding;

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    Hyponyms: crossbred, dihybrid, monohybrid

     

    Derivational Morphology: crossbreed, cross, hybridize, hybridise, interbreed

     

     
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