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Definition of 'crossbreeding'

See also: crossbreed 

Noun

  1. (genetics) the act of mixing different species or varieties of animals or plants and thus to produce hybrids
       Synonyms: hybridization hybridisation crossing cross interbreeding hybridizing
  2. reproduction by parents of different races (especially by white and non-white persons)
       Synonyms: miscegenation interbreeding


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