hybridize

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verb hy·brid·ize \ˈhī-brə-ˌdīz\

Definition of hybridize

hybridized

;

hybridizing

  1. transitive verb
  2. :  to cause to produce hybrids :  interbreed

  3. intransitive verb
  4. :  to produce hybrids

hybridization

play \ˌhī-brə-də-ˈzā-shən\ noun

hybridizer

noun

1845

First Known Use of hybridize

1845


Medical Dictionary

hybridize

verb hy·brid·ize
variants: also British

hybridise

\ˈhī-brə-ˌdīz\play

Medical Definition of hybridize

hybridized

also British

hybridised

;

hybridizing

also British

hybridising

  1. transitive verb

  2. :  to cause to interbreed or combine so as to produce hybrids hybridize two species fuse and hybridize somatic cells of two different species hybridize two DNAs

  3. intransitive verb

  4. :  to produce hybrids

hybridization

also British

hybridisation

\ˌhī-brəd-ə-ˈzā-shən\play noun

hybridizer

also British

hybridiser

noun

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