hybridism

[ hahy-bri-diz-uh m ]
/ ˈhaɪ brɪˌdɪz əm /
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noun

Also hy·brid·i·ty [hahy-brid-i-tee] /haɪˈbrɪd ɪ ti/. the quality or condition of being hybrid.
the production of hybrids.

Nearby words

  1. hybrid perpetual,
  2. hybrid rock,
  3. hybrid tea,
  4. hybrid vigor,
  5. hybrid vigour,
  6. hybridity,
  7. hybridization,
  8. hybridize,
  9. hybridoma,
  10. hybris

Origin of hybridism

First recorded in 1835–45; hybrid + -ism

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Word Origin and History for hybridity

hybridity

n.

1837, from hybrid + -ity.

Online Etymology Dictionary, © 2010 Douglas Harper