intergeneric

[in-ter-juh-ner-ik]

adjective

occurring between different genera.

Nearby words

  1. interfuse,
  2. intergalactic,
  3. intergalactic space,
  4. intergenerational,
  5. intergenerational mobility,
  6. interglacial,
  7. interglyph,
  8. intergovernmental,
  9. intergradation,
  10. intergrade

Origin of intergeneric

First recorded in 1920–25; inter- + generic

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