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See also: crossbreed
- crossbreed (more common)
- To breed separate strains of the same species in order to create new traits.
- To breed members of similar albeit distinct species, for example, horse X donkey = mule
cross-breed (not comparable)
- Of or pertaining to the offspring produced by cross-breeding.
cross-breed (plural cross-breeds)
- An offspring produced by cross-breeding.