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  • v. Present participle of hybridize.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. (genetics) the act of mixing different species or varieties of animals or plants and thus to produce hybrids

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Examples

  • And I really like the idea of hybridizing that witth the Metal Men.

    Archive 2006-07-01

  • Some years before he had conceived the idea of hybridizing buffalo with black Galloway cattle; and with the characteristic determination and energy of the man, he at once set about finding a suitable range.

    The Last of the Plainsmen

  • Another interim step is "hybridizing" an application to run some instances or functionality in the public cloud while retaining the core on an internal private cloud.

    Tony Greenberg: Key Cloud Migration Decisions

  • And while much of the painstaking breeding and hybridizing by our ancestors has provided us with an extraordinary variety of edible plants, it may be time to question some of the time-honored Western methods of plant care.

    Linda Buzzell: The Zen of Pruning

  • It's even harder to predict the second-order consequences of new technologies when they start merging at the edges, and hybridizing.

    Archive 2010-05-01

  • There are a lot of interesting progressions going on with immersive cinema, immersive entertainment, hybridizing the two.

    Boing Boing

  • This is a major problem: despite the recent media attention given to the trendy "molecular gastronomy" movement that emphasizes using laser and liquid nitrogen over creating tasty meals, real improvements in cooking and eating styles come from the mixing and hybridizing of varying food cultures.

    Eli Lehrer: D.C. Is No Foodie Mecca

  • Though capable of hybridizing, they plainly do not do so much.

    New Flavors of Flying Capuchinos

  • So we have the Modernists and all those who eschewed plot, and then we have those who are hybridizing at their desks, snips of Modernism merging with snips of the traditional good book.

    What’s The Fuss About Episodic Fiction? « Tales from the Reading Room

  • With that StarPolygon function, hybridizing the Demonstrations was a no-brainer: replace Disk with StarPolygon, add the extra arguments, and copy the controls for the extra arguments from the Benz Demonstration to the Grignani Demonstration.

    Wolfram Blog : Hybrid Logos and a Fortunate Mistake

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