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cross-sterile

[kraws-ster-uh l or, esp. British, -ahyl, kros-] /ˈkrɔsˈstɛr əl or, esp. British, -aɪl, ˈkrɒs-/
adjective
1.
incapable of reproducing due to hybridization.
Origin
1945-1950
1945-50
Related forms
cross-sterility, noun
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