interbreed

[in-ter-breed]
verb (used with object), interbred, interbreeding.
1.
to crossbreed (a plant or animal).
2.
to cause to breed together.
verb (used without object), interbred, interbreeding.
3.
to crossbreed.
4.
to breed or mate with a closely related individual, as in a small, closed population.

Origin:
1855–60; inter- + breed

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interbreed (ˌɪntəˈbriːd)
 
vb , -breeds, -breeding, -bred
1.  (intr) to breed within a single family or strain so as to produce particular characteristics in the offspring
2.  another term for crossbreed

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Example sentences
Traditional agronomy transfers genes between plants whose kinship lets them interbreed.
Groups that live close to one another interact, interbreed, and become more genetically related.
They have found that the mice interbreed with mice from other habitats and
  migrate between rock types.
These horses will freely interbreed in from north to south.
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