adjective Date: 1899 capable of interbreeding • interfertility noun

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  • interfertile — pl.m. e f. interfertili …   Dizionario dei sinonimi e contrari

  • interfertile — adj. may be crossbred, may be hybridized (Zoology, Botany) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • interfertile —   Capable of interbreeding, often in reference to inter species hybridization …   Expanded glossary of Cycad terms

  • interfertile — in·ter·fertile …   English syllables

  • interfertile — in•ter•fer•tile [[t]ˌɪn tərˈfɜr tl[/t]] adj. bot zool. able to interbreed • Etymology: 1915–20 in ter•fer•til′i•ty, n …   From formal English to slang

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