- The process of breeding a hybrid.
- Crossing over between related but nonallelic genes.
- The specific reassociation of complementary strands of polynucleic acids, the formation of a DNA-RNA hybrid.
- The process or act of forming a macromolecular hybrid in which the subunits are obtained from different sources.
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