incross

noun
in·​cross | \ ˈin-ˌkrȯs How to pronounce incross (audio) \

Medical Definition of incross

 (Entry 1 of 2)

1 : an individual produced by crossing inbred lines of the same breed or strain
2 : a mating between individuals from inbred lines of the same breed or strain

Medical Definition of incross (Entry 2 of 2)

: to interbreed (inbred lines of a breed or strain)

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“Incross.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/incross. Accessed 24 Nov. 2020.

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