crossability

noun
cross·abil·i·ty | \ˌkrȯ-sə-ˈbi-lə-tē \

Definition of crossability 

: the ability of different species or varieties to cross with each other

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1916, in the meaning defined above

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crossability

noun
cross·abil·i·ty | \ˌkrȯ-sə-ˈbil-ət-ē \
plural crossabilities

Medical Definition of crossability 

: the ability of different species or varieties to cross with each other

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