cross tolerance


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cross tol·er·ance

the resistance to one or several effects of a compound as a result of tolerance developed to a pharmacologically similar compound.
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The tolerance strategies of adapted lines were not confined to the same type of stress but showed cross tolerance towards other abiotic stresses.
A few specific examples of reported cross tolerance include: salt stress inducing chilling tolerance, mechanical stress inducing chilling tolerance, water stress conferring chilling resistance, and heat stress inducing endurance to heavy metal toxicity, salt stress, water stress, and reducing chilling injury (Sabehat et al.