outcross


1out·cross

noun \ˈat-ˌkrs\

Definition of OUTCROSS

1
:  a cross between relatively unrelated individuals
2
:  the progeny of an outcross

First Known Use of OUTCROSS

1890

2outcross

verb

Definition of OUTCROSS

transitive verb
:  to cross with a relatively unrelated individual or strain

First Known Use of OUTCROSS

1918

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