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1. Synonym(s): hybrid
2. To breed a hybrid.
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v. cross·bred (-brĕd′), cross·breeding, cross·breeds
To produce (an organism) by the mating of individuals of different breeds, varieties, or species; hybridize.
To mate so as to produce a hybrid; interbreed.
An organism produced by mating of individuals of different varieties or breeds.
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crossbreedsee INTERBREED (2).
crossbreed) to breed using parents of different races or breeds.
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