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intr. & tr.v. hy·brid·ized, hy·brid·iz·ing, hy·brid·iz·es
- To produce or cause to produce hybrids; crossbreed.
- To form base pairs between complementary regions of (two strands of DNA that were not originally paired).
- hyˌbrid·i·zaˈtion noun
- hyˈbrid·izˌer noun