• (British) IPA: /ˈhaɪ.bɹɪd.aɪz/

hybridize (hybridizes, present participle hybridizing; past and past participle hybridized)

  1. To form a mixture of any kind.
  2. (transitive) To cross-breed animals or plants to form hybrids.
  3. (intransitive) To produce hybrid offspring; to interbreed.
  4. (transitive) To construct a hybrid word from elements of different languages.
  5. (physics) To combine atomic orbitals mathematically to form hybrid orbitals.
  6. (biochemistry) To combine complementary subunits of multiple biological macromolecules.
  • Portuguese: hibridizar
  • Spanish: hibridar

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