intercross


1in·ter·cross

verb \ˌin-tər-ˈkrs\

Definition of INTERCROSS

transitive verb
:  cross 8
intransitive verb

First Known Use of INTERCROSS

1711

2in·ter·cross

noun \ˈin-tər-ˌkrs\

Definition of INTERCROSS

:  an instance or a product of crossbreeding

Examples of INTERCROSS

  1. <that pink rose is an intercross of red and white roses>

First Known Use of INTERCROSS

1859

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