Hybridizable
Hybridizable Hy"brid*i`za*ble, a. Capable of forming a hybrid, or of being subjected to a hybridizing process; capable of producing a hybrid by union with another species or stock. [1913 Webster]

Hybridizable genera are rarer than is generally supposed, even in gardens where they are so often operated upon, under circumstances most favorable to the production of hybrids. --J. D. Hooker. [1913 Webster]


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  • hybridizable — hy·brid·iz·able …   English syllables

  • hybridizable — ˈhībrə̇ˌdīzəbəl, ˌ ̷ ̷ ̷ ̷ˈ ̷ ̷ ̷ ̷ ̷ ̷ adjective 1. : capable of producing a hybrid by crossing with another species or form 2. : reproducible by hybridization …   Useful english dictionary

  • hybridize — hybridizable, adj. hybridization, n. hybridist, hybridizer, n. /huy bri duyz /, v., hybridized, hybridizing. v.t. 1. to cause to produce hybrids; cross. 2. to breed or cause the production of (a hybrid). 3. to form in a hybrid manner. v.i …   Universalium

  • Bernard L. Strehler — Bernard Louis Strehler (* 21. Februar 1925 in Johnstown, Cambria County, Pennsylvania; † 3. Mai 2001 in Agoura Hills, Kalifornien) war ein US amerikanischer Biologe und Gerontologe. Inhaltsverzeichnis 1 Werdegang und Werk 2 Bücher …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • hybridize — or hybridise verb cross breed to produce hybrids. Derivatives hybridizable adjective hybridization noun hybridizer noun …   English new terms dictionary

  • hybridize — v. (also ise) 1 tr. subject (a species etc.) to cross breeding. 2 intr. a produce hybrids. b (of an animal or plant) interbreed. Derivatives: hybridizable adj. hybridization n …   Useful english dictionary

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