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hybridnoun [C]

uk   /ˈhaɪ.brɪd/  us   /ˈhaɪ.brɪd/
hybrid
adjective uk   /ˈhaɪ.brɪd/  us   /ˈhaɪ.brɪd/
figurative His choreography is described as "a hybrid mix of mime and circus tricks".
(Definition of hybrid from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"hybrid" in American English

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hybridnoun [C]

 us   /ˈhɑɪ·brɪd/
biology a plant or animal that has been produced from two different types of plant or animal
A hybrid is also anything that is a mixture of two or more things: The architecture is a hybrid of classical and modern styles.
A hybrid vehicle is one that is able to operate using either of two fuels: US automakers are wrestling with how much to invest in hybrid gas-electric cars.
(Definition of hybrid from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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hybridnoun [C]

uk   us   /ˈhaɪbrɪd/
something that is a combination of two different things, so it has qualities relating to both of them: a hybrid car/vehicle/engine Under the hybrid plan, the employee contributes payments to his retirement fund along with the government.
(Definition of hybrid from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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