intercross


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intercross

(ˌɪntəˈkrɒs)
vb, n
(Biology) another word for crossbreed

in•ter•cross

(v. ˌɪn tərˈkrɔs, -ˈkrɒs; n. ˈɪn tərˌkrɔs, -ˌkrɒs)
v.t.
1. to cross in interbreeding.
v.i.
2. to interbreed.
n.
3. an instance of cross-fertilization.

intercross


Past participle: intercrossed
Gerund: intercrossing

Imperative
intercross
intercross
Present
I intercross
you intercross
he/she/it intercrosses
we intercross
you intercross
they intercross
Preterite
I intercrossed
you intercrossed
he/she/it intercrossed
we intercrossed
you intercrossed
they intercrossed
Present Continuous
I am intercrossing
you are intercrossing
he/she/it is intercrossing
we are intercrossing
you are intercrossing
they are intercrossing
Present Perfect
I have intercrossed
you have intercrossed
he/she/it has intercrossed
we have intercrossed
you have intercrossed
they have intercrossed
Past Continuous
I was intercrossing
you were intercrossing
he/she/it was intercrossing
we were intercrossing
you were intercrossing
they were intercrossing
Past Perfect
I had intercrossed
you had intercrossed
he/she/it had intercrossed
we had intercrossed
you had intercrossed
they had intercrossed
Future
I will intercross
you will intercross
he/she/it will intercross
we will intercross
you will intercross
they will intercross
Future Perfect
I will have intercrossed
you will have intercrossed
he/she/it will have intercrossed
we will have intercrossed
you will have intercrossed
they will have intercrossed
Future Continuous
I will be intercrossing
you will be intercrossing
he/she/it will be intercrossing
we will be intercrossing
you will be intercrossing
they will be intercrossing
Present Perfect Continuous
I have been intercrossing
you have been intercrossing
he/she/it has been intercrossing
we have been intercrossing
you have been intercrossing
they have been intercrossing
Future Perfect Continuous
I will have been intercrossing
you will have been intercrossing
he/she/it will have been intercrossing
we will have been intercrossing
you will have been intercrossing
they will have been intercrossing
Past Perfect Continuous
I had been intercrossing
you had been intercrossing
he/she/it had been intercrossing
we had been intercrossing
you had been intercrossing
they had been intercrossing
Conditional
I would intercross
you would intercross
he/she/it would intercross
we would intercross
you would intercross
they would intercross
Past Conditional
I would have intercrossed
you would have intercrossed
he/she/it would have intercrossed
we would have intercrossed
you would have intercrossed
they would have intercrossed
Translations

intercross

(Biol)
vt animals, plantskreuzen
visich kreuzen
n (crossbreeding) → Kreuzen nt; (hybrid) → Kreuzung
References in classic literature ?
But if, in fact, all hermaphrodites do occasionally intercross with other individuals, the difference between hermaphrodites and unisexual species, as far as function is concerned, becomes very small.
From these several considerations and from the many special facts which I have collected, but which I am not here able to give, I am strongly inclined to suspect that, both in the vegetable and animal kingdoms, an occasional intercross with a distinct individual is a law of nature.
If there exist organic beings which never intercross, uniformity of character can be retained amongst them, as long as their conditions of life remain the same, only through the principle of inheritance, and through natural selection destroying any which depart from the proper type; but if their conditions of life change and they undergo modification, uniformity of character can be given to their modified offspring, solely by natural selection preserving the same favourable variations.
Progeny from the second intercross, considered the first line of blight-resistant American chestnuts, were later planted in Virginia, Tennessee and North Carolina.
Genome-wide association analysis of meat quality traits in a porcine Large White x Minzhu intercross population.
See also Why and How IHL Applies in Syria, ICRC INTERCROSS Blog (July 27, 2012), http://intercrossblog.
Lines in two rich yellow pigments intercross and then are cropped off at the right edge.
Identification of epistasis through a partial advanced intercross reveals three arthritis loci within the Cia5 QTL in mice.
And tomorrow when the ministers discuss assigning a budget to reinforce security measures at the airport, the devil as usual will be in the detail, and time will be wasted in futile discussions: who will purchase the equipment, from what country, is that country a friend or an enemy, does it shares the same definition of terrorism, who will install the equipment and who will be responsible for operating it, will its distribution around the runways threaten the security of the resistance, will the demolition of a few houses that intercross with airport grounds disrupt peaceful coexistence, who will monitor those who monitor the airport, and who will they report to?
Proposed Policy and Proposed Rule on the Treatment of Intercrosses and Intercross Progeny (the Issue of "Hybridization"), 61 Fed.
The first set of intercross progeny from the third backcross was planted in 2002.