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backcross

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verb back·cross \ ˈbak-ˌkrȯs \

Definition of backcross

transitive verb
:to cross (a first-generation hybrid) with one of the parental types

First Known Use of backcross

1898


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backcross

noun

Definition of backcross

:a mating that involves backcrossing; also :an individual produced by backcrossing

First Known Use of backcross

1900


Medical Dictionary

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backcross

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transitive verb back·cross \ ˈbak-ˌkrȯs \

medical Definition of backcross

:to cross (a first-generation hybrid) with one of the parental types

2

backcross

noun

medical Definition of backcross

:a mating that involves backcrossing; also :an individual produced by backcrossing

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