inter cross'

intercross

[v. in-ter-kraws, -kros; n. in-ter-kraws, -kros]
verb (used with object)
1.
to cross one with another; place across each other.
2.
to cross (each other), as streets; intersect.
3.
to cross in interbreeding.
verb (used without object)
4.
to cross each other; intersect.
5.
to interbreed.
noun
6.
an instance of cross-fertilization.

Origin:
1705–15; inter- + cross

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intercross (ˌɪntəˈkrɒs)
 
vb, —n
another word for crossbreed

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