Medical Dictionary


noun poly·hy·brid \ˌpäl-i-ˈhī-brəd\

Medical Definition of POLYHYBRID

:  a hybrid whose parents differ in a number of characters :  an individual or group heterozygous for more than one pair of genes
poly·hy·brid·ism \-ˈhī-brə-ˌdiz-əm\ noun


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