cross–fertile

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adjective cross–fer·tile \ˈkrȯs-ˈfər-təl, -ˌfər-\

Definition of cross–fertile

  1. :  fertile in a cross or capable of cross-fertilization

1929

First Known Use of cross–fertile

1929


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cross–fertile

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adjective cross–fer·tile \ˈkrȯs-ˈfərt-əl\

Medical Definition of cross–fertile

  1. :  fertile in a cross or capable of cross-fertilization

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