adjective Date: 1885 of, relating to, or involving two genera <
a bigeneric hybrid

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • bigeneric — bi·generic …   English syllables

  • bigeneric — bi•ge•ner•ic [[t]ˌbaɪ dʒəˈnɛr ɪk[/t]] adj. bio involving two genera • Etymology: 1880–85 …   From formal English to slang

  • bigeneric — adjective resulting from a cross between species of different genera • Similar to: ↑crossbred …   Useful english dictionary

  • bigeneric hybrid — noun A hybrid resulting from a cross between individuals from two different genera • • • Main Entry: ↑bigener …   Useful english dictionary

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