bigeneric

adjective
bi·​ge·​ner·​ic | \ ˌbī-jə-ˈner-ik How to pronounce bigeneric (audio) , -ne-rik \

Definition of bigeneric

: of, relating to, or involving two genera a bigeneric hybrid

First Known Use of bigeneric

1885, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of bigeneric was in 1885

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“Bigeneric.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/bigeneric. Accessed 18 Jan. 2022.

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bigeneric

adjective
bi·​ge·​ner·​ic | \ ˌbī-jə-ˈner-ik How to pronounce bigeneric (audio) \

Medical Definition of bigeneric

: of, relating to, or involving two genera a bigeneric hybrid

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