Friday, 18 November 2011


    adjective /ˈhīˌbrid/ 
    1. Of mixed character; composed of mixed parts
      • - Mexico's hybrid postconquest culture
    2. Bred as a hybrid from different species or varieties
      • - a hybrid variety
      • hybrid offspring
    noun /ˈhīˌbrid/ 
    hybrids, plural
    1. A thing made by combining two different elements; a mixture
      • - the final text is a hybrid of the stage play and the film
    2. The offspring of two plants or animals of different species or varieties, such as a mule (a hybridof a donkey and a horse)
      • - a hybrid of wheat and rye
    3. A person of mixed racial or cultural origin
      • A word formed from elements taken from different languages, for example television (tele- from Greek, vision from Latin)
        • hybrid car

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          Web definitions
          • produced by crossbreeding

          • loanblend: a word that is composed of parts from different languages (e.g., `monolingual' has a Greek prefix and a Latin root)

          • a composite of mixed origin; "the vice-presidency is a hybrid of administrative and legislative offices"

          • (genetics) an organism that is the offspring of genetically dissimilar parents or stock; especially offspring produced by breeding plants or animals of different varieties or breeds or species; "a mule is a cross between a horse and a donkey"

          • Hybrid is an album by Michael Brook, produced by Brian Eno and Daniel Lanois. A specialist in timbre and texture, Brook pioneered the infinite guitar - a guitar outfitted with a feedback transducer to produce non-decaying sustain of any note - which makes its first notable appearance on this album

          • In biology and specifically genetics, hybrid has several meanings, all referring to the offspring of sexual reproduction. ...

          • Hybrid, in comics, may refer to: * Hybrid (DC Comics), a fictional group * Hybrid (Marvel Comics), a fictional alien/human hybrid * Hybrid (Scott Washington), a Marvel Comics character with a living costume

          • Hybrid is a remix album, consisting of songs by Gary Numan remixed by other artists, plus three new tracks created specifically for the album. ...

          • Offspring resulting from cross-breeding different entities, e.g. two different species or two purebred parent strains; Something of mixed origin or composition; A word whose elements are derived from different languages; Short for hybrid car, one that runs on both fuel (gasoline/diesel) and ...

          • (hybridism) the state of being hybrid; the production of hybrids by cross-breeding; the formation of a word from elements of different languages

          • (Hybridity) In horticulture a term that means to graft two different plant types together in order to create a third, unique plant; in cultural studies a term, generally associated with diaspora and postcolonialism, that refers to the blending of two or more cultures. ...

          • (hybridity) A term used in postcolonial studies to indicate the new forms that are created by the merging of cultures. ...

          • (Hybrids) A combination of years of development with JC drivers; the Hybrids are all the rage and the combination of the most popular JConcepts tires available. A mid-lug design with unique inner Crowbar center lug DNA, the Hybrid is built for speed and ultimate high-speed control and handling. ...

          • (Hybrids) are the offspring derived by crossing two unique inbred lines. Seed from fruits produced from hybrid seed cannot be saved because two specific inbred lines must be used exclusively to obtain hybrid seed. ...

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