hybridize hybridize  /ˈhaɪb rə ˌdaɪz/

Definition(s):

  • (v) breed animals or plants using parents of different races and varieties

Derived Word(s)

Usage(s):

  • Now, more more literary, more more lawless, he attempts in his novels to hybridize fancy with realism, intuition with not necessarily legal truth.

Quotes

  1. "This is just the beginning," Zetsche said. "With this technology, we can hybridize all of our models in rapid succession. This car proves Mercedes will be able to downsize its emissions without downsizing its products."
    on Oct 2, 2008 By: Dieter Zetsche Source: Los Angeles Times

  2. "The Siberian mammoths didn't hybridize, didn't just interbreed and blend with the new population - they disappeared," Poinar said. "And the New World guys ended up kings of the evolutionary heap."
    on Sep 14, 2008 By: Hendrik Poinar Source: Boston Globe (registration)

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