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cross-pollinate

[kraws-pol-uh-neyt, kros-]
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verb (used with object), cross-pol·li·nat·ed, cross-pol·li·nat·ing.
  1. to subject to cross-pollination.
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Origin of cross-pollinate

First recorded in 1895–1900
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Related Words for cross-pollinate

mingle, blend, interbreed, crossbreed, mongrelize, cross-fertilize, cross-pollinate, cross-mate, intercross

British Dictionary definitions for cross-pollinate

cross-pollinate

verb
  1. to subject or be subjected to cross-pollination
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