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cross-fertilize

See definition of cross-fertilize on Dictionary.com
  • as incross
  • as inpollinate

synonyms for cross-fertilize

  • crossbreed
  • hybridize
  • interbreed
  • mix
  • blend
  • cross-pollinate
  • mingle
  • mongrelize
  • cross-mate
  • intercross
See also synonyms for: cross-fertilized / cross-fertilizes / cross-fertilizing

antonyms for cross-fertilize

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    How to use cross-fertilize in a sentence

    In cross-section the burrows varied from round (three inches in diameter) to oval (three inches high and four inches wide).
    SUMMER BIRDS FROM THE YUCATAN PENINSULAERWIN E. KLAAS
    I cannot believe that God would think it necessary to come on earth as a man, and die on the Cross.
    GOD AND MY NEIGHBOURROBERT BLATCHFORD
    At Jaques Cartier they had but one batteau to cross the army over with, and were fired upon during the whole time by two frigates.
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    Father Salvierderra said if we repined under our crosses, then a heavier cross would be laid on us.
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    Pretty well for "a cross between an Astley's chariot, a flying machine and a treadmill."
    GLANCES AT EUROPEHORACE GREELEY
    This he did, erecting at the harbor a beautiful cross bearing the arms of France.
    THE JESUIT RELATIONS AND ALLIED DOCUMENTS, VOL. II: ACADIA, 1612-1614VARIOUS
    Her soft white hand at that moment pressing the cross to her bosom, completed the picture.
    THE PASTOR'S FIRE-SIDE VOL. 3 OF 4JANE PORTER
    "Mother would be awfully cross if you walked through that ditch," says Judy, continuing a conversation.
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    This cross between a wheelbarrow and a sedan-chair was supported and trundled along the street by four bearers.
    OUR LITTLE KOREAN COUSINH. LEE M. PIKE
    The cross-head, side rods, and boiler were very similar to the Welsh stationary engines of that date.
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    WORDS RELATED TO CROSS-FERTILIZE

    • blend
    • cross-fertilize
    • cross-mate
    • cross-pollinate
    • crossbreed
    • hybridize
    • interbreed
    • intercross
    • mingle
    • mix
    • mongrelize
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