verb (used with object), hy·brid·ized, hy·brid·iz·ing.
verb (used without object), hy·brid·ized, hy·brid·iz·ing.
Related formshy·brid·iz·a·ble, adjectivehy·brid·i·za·tion, nounhy·brid·ist, hy·brid·iz·er, nounin·ter·hy·brid·ize, verb (used without object), in·ter·hy·brid·ized, in·ter·hy·brid·iz·ing.
Examples from the Web for hybridization
The artificial process is practically the same in hybridization as in cross-fertilization, but usually requires more care.
In Latin America hybridization has been prodigious, the hybrids to-day numbering millions.The Rising Tide of Color Against White World-Supremacy|Theodore Lothrop Stoddard
Our best types are largely the ones which have been secured by hybridization and the same will be true of nuts.
Hybridization occurs when ovules are fertilized by pollen of some other (necessarily some nearly related) species.The Elements of Botany|Asa Gray
There is no evidence of intergradation or hybridization between spectabilis and deserti.Life History of the Kangaroo Rat|Charles T. Vorhies and Walter P. Taylor
British Dictionary definitions for hybridization
Derived Formshybridizable or hybridisable, adjectivehybridization or hybridisation, nounhybridizer or hybridiser, noun
Culture definitions for hybridization
Producing offspring from parents of different stock.