Definition of “crossbreed” - English Dictionary

“crossbreed” in British English

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crossbreednoun [ C ]

uk /ˈkrɒs.briːd/ us /ˈkrɑːs.briːd/

an animal or plant that is a mixture of breeds and is therefore a new variety (= type of plant or animal)

crossbred
adjective uk /ˈkrɒs.bred/ us /ˈkrɑːs.bred/
crossbreed
verb [ I or T ] uk us crossbred, crossbred

(Definition of “crossbreed” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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