Science / Genetics / Hybrid: The offspring of genetically different parents.

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Hybrid Noun Synonyms: mixture, cross-breed, half-breed, mongrel, cross, composite, combination, compound

Somatic Cell Hybrid

Science / Genetics / Somatic Cell Hybrid: Hybrid cell line derived from two different species: contains a complete chromosomal complement of one species and a partial chromosomal complement of the other: human/hamster hybrids grow and divide, MORE

Fluorescence In Situ Hybridization (FISH)

Science / Genetics / Fluorescence In Situ Hybridization (FISH): A physical mapping approach that uses fluorescein tags to detect hybridization of probes with metaphase chromosomes and with the less- condensed somatic interphase chromatin. MORE

Radiation Hybrid

Science / Genetics / Radiation Hybrid: A hybrid cell containing small fragments of irradiated human chromosomes. Maps of irradiation sites on chromosomes for the human, rat, mouse, and other genomes provide important markers, allowing the MORE

Hybrid classes

Life Style / College / Hybrid classes: A hybrid course is one that combines online learning (accessible from the Web) and face-to-face instruction. The schedule and structure (which include online assignments and discussion forums as well MORE

Hybrid Formation

Entertainment / Literature / Hybrid Formation: In linguistics, a new expression made by combining together two or more words (or two or more morphemes) whose etyma come from multiple languages. For instance, the Middle English word povreliche appe MORE

Hybrid Club

Entertainment / Golf / Hybrid Club: (also 'hybrid iron, hybrid wood') a club that combines playing characteristics of both woods and irons: one valid method for differentiating between hybrid irons and hybrid woods is whether the face i MORE