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hybridize

hy·brid·ize

hybridize

pronunciation:
haI brih daIz
parts of speech:
transitive verb, intransitive verb
part of speech: transitive verb
inflections: hybridized, hybridizes, hybridizing
definition 1: to cause to produce hybrids; crossbreed.
definition 2: to produce by combining elements from differing sources.
 
part of speech: intransitive verb
definition: to produce hybrids; interbreed.
Mallards will hybridize with some other duck species.
derivations: hybridizable (adj.), hybridization (n.), hybridizer (n.)