first cross

first cross

the F1 generation; the first generation of crosses between animals of two pure breeds.
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At the first cross street Andrea stopped his horse, and Caderousse leaped out.
The offspring from the first cross between two pure breeds is tolerably and sometimes (as I have found with pigeons) extremely uniform, and everything seems simple enough; but when these mongrels are crossed one with another for several generations, hardly two of them will be alike, and then the extreme difficulty, or rather utter hopelessness, of the task becomes apparent.
The first lady was Liverpool Harrier junior athlete Rebecca Donohue who impressed in her first cross country outing of the season.
TEAMWORK was the name of the game for Holmfirth's athletes in action in Guiseley on Sunday for the first cross country league fixture of the new season.
Summary: India and Myanmar operationalised their first cross border optical fibre telephone link worth 7 million US dollars at Mandalay in Myanmar on Sunday.
THE Queen laid a wreath yesterday to mark the 60th anniversary of the unveiling of the first Cross of Sacrifice to be completed after World War II.
The cross is fashioned from the first cross he carried, which measured 12 feet by six feet, and will accompany a tiny Bible, to orbit the world.
There were a few surprises at the Golden League's first cross country meet last Wednesday, hosted by Antelope Valley High, but none better than what happened after Highland's Alyssa Craft took a wrong turn.
It dates to the early 19th century when Spanish priests erected the first cross on Verde Hill (Mount McCoy) to direct travelers between the Ventura and San Fernando missions and to the Simi Adobe, the only dwelling for many miles.
Jon Rankin, who ran his first cross country race in more than a year after redshirting with a leg injury, won the Big Wave Cross Country Invitational in Hawaii on Saturday.
Deputies received a report of the first cross on Dec.
The talk about Whitney Russell began even before her first cross country race for Hart High this fall.