hybridization

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  • (UK) IPA(key): /haɪ.bɹɪd.aɪˈzeɪ.ʃən/

NounEdit

hybridization (plural hybridizations)

  1. The act of hybridizing, or the state of being hybridized.
    1. (chemistry) The linear combination of atomic orbitals in a molecule to form hybrid orbitals.
    2. (botany) The process of breeding a mixed offspring from two different strains or species of plant.
  2. (transport) the conversion of a fleet of vehicles to hybrids.

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Last modified on 11 April 2014, at 03:39