bigeneric

[bahy-juh-ner-ik]

adjective

of, relating to, or involving two genera.

Nearby words

  1. bigeminal pulse,
  2. bigeminal rhythm,
  3. bigeminy,
  4. bigender,
  5. bigener,
  6. bigeye,
  7. bigeye scad,
  8. bigfoot,
  9. bigg,
  10. bigger

Origin of bigeneric

First recorded in 1880–85; bi-1 + generic

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British Dictionary definitions for bigeneric

bigeneric

adjective

(of a hybrid plant) derived from parents of two different genera
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