Definition of cenospecies in English:

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Pronunciation: /ˈsēnəˌspēsēz/ Pronunciation: /-ˌspēSHēz/


A group of species whose members produce partially fertile hybrids when crossbred.
Example sentences
  • The ecospecies manifests genetic barriers to the free interchange of genes with other ecospecies of the same cenospecies.
  • After four years of efforts, we have accumulatively produced 90,000mu seeds, and about 35 million kg corn cenospecies, with annual supply volume accounting for 1/4 that of the whole province.

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Syllabification: ce·no·spe·cies

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