polyhybrid


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polyhybrid

(ˌpɒlɪˈhaɪbrɪd) genetics
n
(Genetics) a heterozygous hybrid
adj
(Genetics) relating to a polyhybrid
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In fact, polyhybrid unisexual organisms among parthenogens (see Vrijenhoek et al.
Powell started with a polyhybrid population (derived by intercrossing four geographically distant natural populations), whereas our experimental populations each derive from only one natural population (one or another of two populations).
To this list we can add POLYHYBRIDS, MULTIACCESS, MISALLOTTED, MARROWSKIED, KILOGRAMMES, HYMNOLOGIES, HAPLOLOGIES, CALLITHUMS, and GODESSSHIP.