first cross

first cross

the F1 generation; the first generation of crosses between animals of two pure breeds.
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At the first cross street Andrea stopped his horse, and Caderousse leaped out.
The offspring from the first cross between two pure breeds is tolerably and sometimes (as I have found with pigeons) extremely uniform, and everything seems simple enough; but when these mongrels are crossed one with another for several generations, hardly two of them will be alike, and then the extreme difficulty, or rather utter hopelessness, of the task becomes apparent.
In the U17 Peter Franklin in his first cross country race had a great run to finish ninth, Robert Hinchcliffe in his first U17 cross country did well for 24th place.
The first lady was Liverpool Harrier junior athlete Rebecca Donohue who impressed in her first cross country outing of the season.
This is first cross country meet in the state to utilize this technology.
Meuse remains unfazed by the harshness of the two races, instead using newfound strength developed from his first cross country experience in the fall to excel this season.
The talk about Whitney Russell began even before her first cross country race for Hart High this fall.
Knights end slump: Kevin Lelles raced to a first-place clocking of 15 minutes, 5 seconds to lead Notre Dame to its first cross country win over Loyola in 21 years, as the Knights prevailed 19-43 on the 2.
NYSE:CAJ), Bitstream's Pageflex will demonstrate one of the first cross media and variable data printing applications for the new Canon imagePRESS C7000VP digital press at GRAPH EXPO, October 15-18, in Chicago, Illinois.
Summary: India and Myanmar operationalised their first cross border optical fibre telephone link worth 7 million US dollars at Mandalay in Myanmar on Sunday.
THE Queen laid a wreath yesterday to mark the 60th anniversary of the unveiling of the first Cross of Sacrifice to be completed after World War II.
The cross is fashioned from the first cross he carried, which measured 12 feet by six feet, and will accompany a tiny Bible, to orbit the world.