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crossbred

(krôs′brĕd, krŏs′-)
adj.
Produced by the mating of individuals of different breeds, varieties, or species.

cross′bred′ n.
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Three farms having Frisian x Sahiwal crossbred cattle with different management conditions (A: Very good, B: Good and C: Poor) were selected.
Haematological values in haemoprotozoan infected crossbred cattle revealed significantly (p<0.05) lower values of haemoglobin, PCV and TEC and significantly (p<0.05) higher values of TLC than healthy crossbred cattle (Table 1).
As shown in Supplementary Table S1, an average of 106,061 and 105,400 peaks were detected in the Small Tailed Han and the crossbred group, respectively.
A joint evaluation of the intercept and slope coefficient of the regression Equation (observed values versus predicted BW) for Holstein and crossbred animals separately (Table 3) shows the rejection of the null hypothesis (p < 0.05) for all Equations.
All experimental purebred and crossbred female sheep showed uneven value of breathing rate--initially with a decrease and then with an increase and vice versa.
taurus and Crossbred genotypes had a 40.81% and 45.21%, respectively of their total population within the Select grade, compared with 28.96% for the B.
In San Agustin town, Isabela province, about 5,000 crossbreds are owned by the farmers.
For instance, crossbred cows tend to be more fertile (reaching puberty sooner and breeding back quicker after calving) and to have a longer life of productivity, producing more calves in their lifetime, than purebred cows of either parent breed.
It is the best milk production by a crossbred cow at any of the government institutional dairy farms in the country and is comparable to the milk yield of cows in countries like USA, Israel and Denmark, considered the best dairy producers.