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The team confirms that the Denisovans interbred with the ancestors of some living humans and found that Denisovans had little genetic diversity, suggesting that their small population waned further as populations of modern humans expanded.
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INTERBREED Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of interbreed for English Language Learners
: to cause animals of two different species to produce young animals that are a mixture of the two species
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