verb (t) /ɪntəˈkrɒs/ (say intuh'kros)

1. to cross (things), one with another.
2. to cross (each other), as streets do.
3. to cross in interbreeding.
verb (i) /ɪntəˈkrɒs/ (say intuh'kros)
4. to cross each other.
5. interbreed (def. 1).
noun /ˈɪntəkrɒs/ (say 'intuhkros)
6. an instance of cross-fertilisation.

Australian English dictionary. 2014.

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  • Intercross — In ter*cross (?; 115), v. t. & i. [imp. & p. p. {Intercrossed}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Intercrossing}.] [1913 Webster] 1. To cross each other, as lines. [1913 Webster] 2. (Biol.) To fertilize by the impregnation of one species or variety by another; to …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Intercross — In ter*cross , n. The process or result of cross fertilization between different kinds of animals, or different varieties of plants. [1913 Webster] We have reason to believe that occasional intercrosses take place with all animals and plants.… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • intercross — intercross. См. интеркросс. (Источник: «Англо русский толковый словарь генетических терминов». Арефьев В.А., Лисовенко Л.А., Москва: Изд во ВНИРО, 1995 г.) …   Молекулярная биология и генетика. Толковый словарь.

  • intercross — index cross (intersect) Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • intercross — [in΄tər krôs′, in′tər krôs΄; ] for n. [ in′tər krôs΄] vt., vi. 1. Now Rare to cross (one another) 2. HYBRIDIZE n. HYBRID (sense 1) …   English World dictionary

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  • intercross — I. verb Date: 1711 transitive verb cross 8 intransitive verb interbreed, hybridize II. noun Date: 1859 an instance or a product of crossbreeding …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • intercross — v. /in teuhr kraws , kros /; n. /in teuhr kraws , kros /, v.t. 1. to cross one with another; place across each other. 2. to cross (each other), as streets; intersect. 3. to cross in interbreeding. v.i. 4. to cross each other; intersect. 5. to… …   Universalium

  • intercross — 1. verb a) To cross back over one another b) To breed two strains having a common ancestry with one another 2. noun The act or product of intercrossing See Also: backcross, outcross …   Wiktionary

  • intercross — A mating between two individuals both heterozygous at a specified locus or loci. * * * in·ter·cross .int ər krȯs vb CROSS in·ter·cross int ər .krȯs n an instance or a product of crossbreeding * * * in·ter·cross (inґt …   Medical dictionary

  • intercross — v. cross each other; intersect; cross breed, interbreed, hybridize …   English contemporary dictionary

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