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How to use cross-breeding in a sentence
The cause of that lies very likely in the nutrition of the young fry, and perhaps, also, partly in cross-breeding.Schenk's Theory: The Determination of Sex | Samuel Leopold Schenk
Beaton was a regular contributor to the "Cottage Gardener," and wrote various articles on cross breeding, etc., in 1861.More Letters of Charles Darwin Volume II | Charles Darwin
She recalled something Colonel Belmont had once said about "cross-breeding being death on beauty in nine cases out of ten."The Californians | Gertrude Franklin Horn Atherton
If continued, these attempts at cross-breeding may do much to improve our Western range cattle.American Big-Game Hunting | Various
cross-breeding in plants consists in fertilizing one variety with the pollen of another variety of the same species.The $100 Prize Essay on the Cultivation of the Potato; and How to Cook the Potato | D. H. Compton and Pierre Blot