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hybrid

 [hi´brid]
an offspring of parents of different strains, varieties, or species.
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hy·brid

(hī'brid),
1. An individual (plant or animal) with parents that are different varieties of the same species or belong to different but closely allied species.
2. Fused tissue culture cells, as in a hybridoma.
3. A bond or valence orbital obtained by the linear combination of two or more different atomic orbitals.
Synonym(s): crossbreed (1)
[L. hybrida, offspring of a tame sow and a wild boar, fr. G. hybris, violation, wantonness]
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hybrid

(hī′brĭd)
n.
Genetics The offspring of genetically dissimilar parents or stock, especially the offspring produced by breeding plants or animals of different varieties, species, or races.

hy′brid·ism n.
hy′brid·ist n.
hy·brid′i·ty (hī-brĭd′ĭ-tē) n.
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hy·brid

(hī'brid)
1. An individual (plant or animal) with parents that are different varieties of the same species or that belong to different but closely allied species.
2. Fused tissue culture cells, as in a hybridoma.
[L. hybrida, offspring of a tame sow and a wild boar, fr. G. hybris, violation, wantonness]
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hybrid

an offspring of a cross between two genetically unlike individuals. See also HETEROZYGOTE, HETEROSIS.
Collins Dictionary of Biology, 3rd ed. © W. G. Hale, V. A. Saunders, J. P. Margham 2005

hy·brid

(hī'brid)
1. An individual (plant or animal) with parents that are different varieties of the same species or belong to different but closely allied species.
2. Fused tissue culture cells, as in a hybridoma.
[L. hybrida, offspring of a tame sow and a wild boar, fr. G. hybris, violation, wantonness]
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Production of amphidiploid plants of interspecific hybrid genotypes: Both stem axillary buds and shoot tips of in vitro grown plantlets of interspecific hybrid genotypes were cultured in 90x15mm Petri dishes on solidified MS medium supplemented with 0.03% colchicine and 0.225 mg L-1 BA, for 3 or 6 days.
ISSR-PCR analysis of DNA samples extracted from seeds and leaves of interspecific hybrids of foxtail showed that using primers IS2, iS3, and IS5 allowed obtaining relatively high polymorphism DNA that reflects genetic diversity of harvested hybrid forms (see Figure 3A and 3B).
The highest percentages of explants with buds (B = 100) were obtained in the interspecific hybrids previously induced in either SIM-A or SIM-B.
(2003), although the rescue of interspecific hybrids from intercrosses of E.
Tissue culture and plant regeneration from sunflower (Helianthus annuus L) and interspecific hybrids (H.
Of the 15 enzyme systems assayed, 5 produced consistent results and were used for the analysis of the relationship of the four finch species and the interspecific hybrid. Discussion and interpretation of the enzyme banding patters have been separated into two groups: a) monomorphic and b) polymorphic enzymes.
In bivalves, interspecific hybrid larvae often show poor survival (Allen & Gaffney 1993, Banks et al.
Studies of chromosome pairing at MI in their interspecific hybrid showed that three of the chromosomes were able to pair with two different chromosomes (Togby, 1943).
where [Mathematical Expression Omitted] is the mean phenotypic value of the interspecific hybrid obtained from the cross between species, [Mathematical Expression Omitted] is the mean phenotype for species A, and [Mathematical Expression Omitted] is the mean phenotype for species B.
These results demonstrated that assessment of the growth-related traits used for selective breeding could facilitate genetic improvement significantly, and with more genetic progress, to make possible the construction of a viable selection program for interspecific hybrid abalone in which economically important traits could be incorporated.
Relationship between parental chromosomic contribution and nuclear DNA content in the coffee interspecific hybrid C.