Examples of crossbred in a Sentence
a beautiful crossbred dog who had the pleading eyes of a beagle and the body of a greyhound
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To uncover the underlying genetics of this quintessential example of natural selection, University of Liverpool scientists crossbred lines of black and speckled moths.
E.M. Muhammed, a breeding expert, has been experimenting with an indigenous strain of miniature cattle that produce less milk than typical crossbred cows but are much better able to stand very hot weather.
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First Known Use of crossbred
Synonymscold-blooded (or coldblood), cross, mixed, hybrid, mongrel
Antonymsblooded, full-blood, full-blooded, purebred, thoroughbred
Related Wordsgrade, half-bred; dihybrid, trihybrid; crossed, hybridized, interbred, outcrossed
Near Antonymspedigreed (or pedigree); inbred, linebred, straightbred
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