bigeneric

adjective

bi·​ge·​ner·​ic ˌbī-jə-ˈner-ik How to pronounce bigeneric (audio)
-ne-rik
: of, relating to, or involving two genera
a bigeneric hybrid

Word History

First Known Use

1885, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of bigeneric was in 1885

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Cite this Entry

“Bigeneric.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/bigeneric. Accessed 22 Jul. 2024.

Medical Definition

bigeneric

adjective
bi·​ge·​ner·​ic ˌbī-jə-ˈner-ik How to pronounce bigeneric (audio)
: of, relating to, or involving two genera
a bigeneric hybrid
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