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v. hy·brid·ized, hy·brid·iz·ing, hy·brid·iz·es
1. To produce hybrids; crossbreed.
2. To form base pairs between complementary regions of two strands of DNA that were not originally paired.
To cause to produce a hybrid; crossbreed.

hy′brid·i·za′tion (-brĭ-dĭ-zā′shən) n.
hy′brid·iz′er n.
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Noun1.hybridization - (genetics) the act of mixing different species or varieties of animals or plants and thus to produce hybridshybridization - (genetics) the act of mixing different species or varieties of animals or plants and thus to produce hybrids
mating, pairing, sexual union, union, coupling, conjugation - the act of pairing a male and female for reproductive purposes; "the casual couplings of adolescents"; "the mating of some species occurs only in the spring"
dihybrid cross - hybridization using two traits with two alleles each
monohybrid cross - hybridization using a single trait with two alleles (as in Mendel's experiments with garden peas)
reciprocal cross, reciprocal - hybridization involving a pair of crosses that reverse the sexes associated with each genotype
testcross, test-cross - a cross between an organism whose genotype for a certain trait is unknown and an organism that is homozygous recessive for that trait so the unknown genotype can be determined from that of the offspring
genetic science, genetics - the branch of biology that studies heredity and variation in organisms
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[ˌhaɪbrɪdaɪˈzeɪʃən] Nhibridación f
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n (Ling) → Hybridisation f (spec); (Bot, Zool also) → Kreuzung f; (fig)Mischung f, → Zwitter m
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n. hibridación, cruzamiento de especies.
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References in classic literature ?
It was during this struggle that it was suggested that a new plague- germ had originated, that in some way or other a sort of hybridization between plague-germs had taken place, producing a new and frightfully virulent germ.
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Restoration, hybridization, and transformation go hand in hand in human history (Jamison, 2001).
"Hybridization, in combination with properly maintained generator-sets (gensets) will enable NPC to save around P2.25 billion annually," the energy department has noted in a statement to the media.
(3.) Tammy Steeves, et al., "Genetic Analyses Reveal Hybridization but No Hybrid Swarm in One of the World's Rarest Birds," Molecular Ecology, Vol.19 (2010): 50905100.
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After in situ hybridization technique development by John et al.
Scientists presented findings on hybridization's physical effects in a variety of animals in April at the annual meeting of the American Association of Physical Anthropologists in Atlanta.
This inquiry aims to gain an understanding of the prohibition against hybridization in general, and the prohibition against the hybridization of the vineyard, kilei-hakerem, in particular.
(7,8) Recently the FDA also approved a dual in situ hybridization (DISH) test for the determination of HER2 status.