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single-cross

[sing-guh l-kraws, -kros] /ˈsɪŋ gəlˈkrɔs, -ˈkrɒs/
noun, Genetics.
1.
a cross between two inbred lines.
Origin
1935-1940
1935-40
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British Dictionary definitions for single cross

single-cross

noun
1.
(genetics) a hybrid of the first generation between two inbred lines
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