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Definition of hybridize verb from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary

 

hybridize

 verb
(British English also -ise) verb
BrE BrE//ˈhaɪbrɪdaɪz//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˈhaɪbrɪdaɪz//
 
Verb Forms present simple I / you / we / they hybridize
BrE BrE//ˈhaɪbrɪdaɪz//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˈhaɪbrɪdaɪz//
 
he / she / it hybridizes
BrE BrE//ˈhaɪbrɪdaɪzɪz//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˈhaɪbrɪdaɪzɪz//
 
past simple hybridized
BrE BrE//ˈhaɪbrɪdaɪzd//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˈhaɪbrɪdaɪzd//
 
past participle hybridized
BrE BrE//ˈhaɪbrɪdaɪzd//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˈhaɪbrɪdaɪzd//
 
-ing form hybridizing
BrE BrE//ˈhaɪbrɪdaɪzɪŋ//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˈhaɪbrɪdaɪzɪŋ//
 
 
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[intransitive, transitive] hybridize (something) (specialist) if an animal or a plant hybridizes or is hybridized with an animal or a plant of another species, they join together to produce a hybrid
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: hybridize