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outcross

(out′krôs′, -krŏs′)
v. out·crossed, out·crossing, out·crosses
v.tr.
1. To mate (an animal) to an unrelated individual of the same species or breed.
2. To pollinate (a plant) with pollen from a different plant of the same species, often one that is unrelated or is of a different variety.
v.intr.
To outcross a plant or animal.
n.
1. The process of outcrossing.
2. Offspring produced by outcrossing.
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The bull is a grandson of Denmire Strom Marie EX94 and is a total outcross, with no Goldwyn, Shottle or Oman in his pedigree.
Among the three pollen source categories, both the genotype (self/outcross) and the number of donors (one/two) were manipulated, resulting in a self, a single outcross, and a mixed outcross treatment.
Both selfing treatments produced substantially and significantly fewer fruits and seeds per fruit than the outcross treatment, providing little evidence for self-compatibility.
0]), because the absolute siring success of both outcross and geitonogamous pollen on emasculated flowers will be higher without competition from autogamous pollen.
The solution should have effective interface for the crossing / outcross of children
She was sired by Delta Fidelity, an outcross Kian son, and bred from Charity VG87 a top index cow in Germany.
Another asset for Coolmore in Most Improved's pedigree may be the absence of the operation's totemic stallion Sadler's Wells in his pedigree, making him a suitable outcross for all the mares who already have plenty of that blood - Most Improved was third in the Dewhurst to Parish Hall, a horse inbred 3x3 to Sadler's Wells, which shows how rampant Sadler's Wells blood can be.
The initial load of outcross pollen on the pollinator is A, and the total amount of pollen in each flower is B.
There will now be an acute, growing and highly rewarded demand for stakes-winning broodmares who can provide an outcross to the aforementioned concentration of stallion bloodline.
Flint is a total outcross pedigree to anything that has been in AI for many years, so he can be used with confidence across the dominant bloodlines in the breed.
Pollen was applied to the stigma of each flower in the outcross treatment with a paintbrush.
Within each replicate, each family of female OPs, self and controlled outcross progenies was represented by single tree plots.