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Overview of noun crossbreeding

The noun crossbreeding has 2 senses? (no senses from tagged texts)
1. hybridization, hybridisation, crossbreeding, crossing, cross, interbreeding, hybridizing

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

2. miscegenation, crossbreeding, interbreeding

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

Overview of verb crossbreed

The verb crossbreed has 1 senses? (no senses from tagged texts)
1. crossbreed, cross, hybridize, hybridise, interbreed

(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") © 2001-2013, Demand Media, all rights reserved. The database is based on Word Net a lexical database for the English language. see disclaimer
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