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noun [C] (MIXTURE)    /ˈhaɪ.brɪd/
a plant or animal that has been produced from two different types of plant or animal, especially to get better characteristics: The garden strawberry is a large-fruited hybrid. The animal looks like a hybrid of a zebra and a horse.GeneticsInnate and congenital something that is a mixture of two very different things: His work is an interesting hybrid of popular and classical music. hybrid     adjective figurative His choreography is described as "a hybrid mix of mime and circus tricks".Breeds and breeding
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