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to subject to outcrossing
an individual produced by outcrossing
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The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th edition Copyright © 2010 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.
transitive verb out·crossed, out·cross·ing, out·cross·es
To cross (animals or plants) by breeding individuals of different strains but usually of the same breed.noun
- The process of outcrossing.
- Offspring produced by outcrossing.