crossability

noun

cross·​abil·​i·​ty ˌkrȯ-sə-ˈbi-lə-tē How to pronounce crossability (audio)
: the ability of different species or varieties to cross with each other

Word History

First Known Use

1916, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of crossability was in 1916

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Cite this Entry

“Crossability.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/crossability. Accessed 3 Mar. 2024.

Medical Definition

crossability

noun
cross·​abil·​i·​ty ˌkrȯ-sə-ˈbil-ət-ē How to pronounce crossability (audio)
plural crossabilities
: the ability of different species or varieties to cross with each other
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