cross·breed /ˈkrɔsˌbrid, ˈbrid/
cross·breed /ˈkrɔsˌbrɪd, ˈbrɪd/ 動詞
1. A breed or an animal produced from parents of different breeds; a new variety, as of plants, combining the qualities of two parent varieties or stocks.
2. Anything partaking of the natures of two different things; a hybrid.
n : an organism that is the offspring of genetically dissimilar
parents or stock; especially offspring produced by
breeding plants or animals of different varieties or
breeds or species; "a mule is a cross between a horse and
a donkey" [syn: hybrid, cross]
v : breed animals or plants using parents of different races and
varieties; "cross a horse and a donkey"; "Mendel tried
crossbreeding"; "these species do not interbreed" [syn: cross,
hybridize, hybridise, interbreed]