hybridize

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hybridize (third-person singular simple present hybridizes, present participle hybridizing, simple past and past participle hybridized)

  1. (transitive) to cross-breed animals or plants to form hybrids
  2. (transitive) to construct a hybrid word from elements of different languages
  3. (physics) to combine atomic orbitals mathematically to form hybrid orbitals
  4. (biochemistry) to combine complementary subunits of multiple biological macromolecules

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