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cross-fertile

[ kraws-fur-tl, kros- ]

adjective

  1. capable of cross-fertilization.


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Word History and Origins

Origin of cross-fertile1

First recorded in 1925–30

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Example Sentences

Now it is easy to see, from this point of view, why artificial varieties are cross-fertile.

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