polyhybrid

noun
poly·​hy·​brid | \ ˌpäl-i-ˈhī-brəd How to pronounce polyhybrid (audio) \

Medical Definition of polyhybrid

: a hybrid whose parents differ in a number of characters : an individual or group heterozygous for more than one pair of genes

Other Words from polyhybrid

polyhybridism \ -​ˈhī-​brə-​ˌdiz-​əm How to pronounce polyhybridism (audio) \ noun

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“Polyhybrid.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/polyhybrid. Accessed 20 Oct. 2020.

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