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Crossbreeding

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Noun

1. cross, crossbreeding, crossing, hybridisation, hybridization, hybridizing, interbreeding

(genetics) the act of mixing different species or varieties of animals or plants and thus to produce hybrids

2. crossbreeding, interbreeding, miscegenation

reproduction by parents of different races (especially by white and non-white persons)

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Crossbreeding

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verb -breeds, -breeding or -bred
1. Also: interbreed
to breed (animals or plants) using parents of different races, varieties, breeds, etc
noun
2. 
the offspring produced by such a breeding

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Crossbreeding

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verb transitive, verb intransitiveWord forms: ˈcrossˌbred (ˈkrɔsˌbrɛd ; krôsˈbredˌ) or ˈcrossˌbreeding
1. 
hybridize
noun
2. 
hybrid (sense 1)

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Crossbreeding

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v. cross·bred (-brĕd), cross·breed·ing, cross·breeds
v.tr.
To produce (an organism) by the mating of individuals of different breeds, varieties, or species; hybridize.
v.intr.
To mate so as to produce a hybrid; interbreed.
n.
An organism produced by mating of individuals of different varieties or breeds.

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