Definition of cenospecies in English:


Syllabification: ce·no·spe·cies
Pronunciation: /ˈsēnəˌspēsēz, -ˌspēSHēz


A group of species whose members produce partially fertile hybrids when crossbred.
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  • 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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