The act or process of producing offspring by mating purebred individuals of different breeds or... Read More
noun, plural: hybridizations
(reproductive biology) The act or process of mating organisms of different... Read More
noun, plural: crossbreeds
The offspring of two purebred individuals from different varieties or breeds
(1)... Read More
Polygenic inheritance refers to the kind of inheritance in which the trait is produced from the cumulative effects of many... Read More
1. Any figure in the shape of a cross formed by two intersecting lines.
Synonym: crux of heart.
3. a... Read More
A mode of breeding involving two genetically- or consanguineously- related individuals or... Read More
Breed animals or plants using parents of different races and varieties; cross a horse and a donkey; Mendel tried... Read More
noun, plural: inbreeding depressions
The loss of vigour or the reduced biological fitness in a particular... Read More