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outbreed

(out′brēd′)
v. out·bred (-brĕd′), out·breeding, out·breeds
v.tr.
To subject to outbreeding.
v.intr.
To engage in outbreeding.
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There was no difference among the outbreed crosses in relation to body length (P < 0.
This effect was not very clear for weight, a trait in which outbreed mice showed intermediate values when compared to those of the endogamic strains, but suggested for body length, with the groups C57B1/6 x CBA and CBA x C57B1/6 showing a trend for values higher than those from the respectively inbreed strains.
The greater weight of Swiss mice, when compared with the other strains, affected the development of F1 individuals generated by Swiss outbreed crosses, establishing weight differences in relation to the other groups.
Although their preference is to outbreed, Faulkes says, "a daughter might kill her mother and mate with her father and take over the colony.
Another Freedom Party leader claimed that immigrants were receiving fertility treatments in order to outbreed native Austrians.
Alternatively, it is possible that while social group size appears to be directly affected by increased intraspecific competition at high density, the need to outbreed may be an even more direct cause of the switch to larger groups, in spite of the fact that the majority of successful copulations occur among members of unshared territories.
Releases were made once a week because the flies breed so fast, they would soon outbreed the wasps," says Donald A.