Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913 + 1828)


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Hybrid (Page: 715)

Hy"brid (?), n. [L. hybrida, hibrida, prob. allied to Gr. wantonness (as if unbridled, lawless, unnatural), perh. akin to Gr. over, E. over: cf. F. hybride.] (Biol.) The offspring of the union of two distinct species; an animal or plant produced from the mixture of two species. See Mongrel.


Hybrid (Page: 715)

Hy"brid, a. Produced from the mixture of two species; as, plants of hybrid nature.