verb (used with object), cross·bred, cross·breed·ing.
verb (used without object), cross·bred, cross·breed·ing.
Origin of crossbreed
Examples from the Web for cross-breeding
Historical Examples of cross-breeding
The cross-breeding of stock was another subject he had taken up.In the Heart of Vosges
In the animal kingdom the mule is a common example of this cross-breeding.Agriculture for Beginners
Charles William Burkett
Both the wool and the mutton have been improved by cross-breeding with good stock.Commercial Geography
Jacques W. Redway
But the Japanese had, so far as can be ascertained, little advantage from cross-breeding.Problems of the Pacific
But the product of a hundred years of cross-breeding was a splendid type of citizenship.The Old Northwest
Frederic Austin Ogg