[ kraws-ster-uh l or, esp. British, -ahyl, kros- ]
/ ˈkrɔsˈstɛr əl or, esp. British, -aɪl, ˈkrɒs- /
incapable of reproducing due to hybridization.
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Origin of cross-sterile
First recorded in 1945–50
Related formscross-ste·ril·i·ty, noun
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