What does cross-fertilise mean?

Definitions for cross-fertilise
cross-fer·tilise

This dictionary definitions page includes all the possible meanings, example usage and translations of the word cross-fertilise.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. cross-fertilize, cross-fertiliseverb

    undergo cross-fertilization; become fertile

  2. cross-fertilize, cross-fertiliseverb

    cause to undergo cross-fertilization

    "Mendel cross-fertilized different kinds of beans"

ChatGPT

  1. cross-fertilise

    Cross-fertilise refers to the act of combining or exchange different theories, ideas, or methods from different fields, sectors or disciplines in order to produce something new, innovative and more effective. It's all about the collaboration of different ideas to bring about new creativity or innovation. It can also refer in a biological context to the fertilisation of plant or animal by the fusion of male and female gametes from different individuals.

Matched Categories

How to pronounce cross-fertilise?

How to say cross-fertilise in sign language?

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of cross-fertilise in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of cross-fertilise in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6

Translation

Find a translation for the cross-fertilise definition in other languages:

Select another language:

  • - Select -
  • 简体中文 (Chinese - Simplified)
  • 繁體中文 (Chinese - Traditional)
  • Español (Spanish)
  • Esperanto (Esperanto)
  • 日本語 (Japanese)
  • Português (Portuguese)
  • Deutsch (German)
  • العربية (Arabic)
  • Français (French)
  • Русский (Russian)
  • ಕನ್ನಡ (Kannada)
  • 한국어 (Korean)
  • עברית (Hebrew)
  • Gaeilge (Irish)
  • Українська (Ukrainian)
  • اردو (Urdu)
  • Magyar (Hungarian)
  • मानक हिन्दी (Hindi)
  • Indonesia (Indonesian)
  • Italiano (Italian)
  • தமிழ் (Tamil)
  • Türkçe (Turkish)
  • తెలుగు (Telugu)
  • ภาษาไทย (Thai)
  • Tiếng Việt (Vietnamese)
  • Čeština (Czech)
  • Polski (Polish)
  • Bahasa Indonesia (Indonesian)
  • Românește (Romanian)
  • Nederlands (Dutch)
  • Ελληνικά (Greek)
  • Latinum (Latin)
  • Svenska (Swedish)
  • Dansk (Danish)
  • Suomi (Finnish)
  • فارسی (Persian)
  • ייִדיש (Yiddish)
  • հայերեն (Armenian)
  • Norsk (Norwegian)
  • English (English)

Word of the Day

Would you like us to send you a FREE new word definition delivered to your inbox daily?

Please enter your email address:


Citation

Use the citation below to add this definition to your bibliography:

Style:MLAChicagoAPA

"cross-fertilise." Definitions.net. STANDS4 LLC, 2024. Web. 17 Jun 2024. <https://www.definitions.net/definition/cross-fertilise>.

Discuss these cross-fertilise definitions with the community:

0 Comments

    Are we missing a good definition for cross-fertilise? Don't keep it to yourself...

    Free, no signup required:

    Add to Chrome

    Get instant definitions for any word that hits you anywhere on the web!

    Free, no signup required:

    Add to Firefox

    Get instant definitions for any word that hits you anywhere on the web!

    Browse Definitions.net

    Quiz

    Are you a words master?

    »
    sound of something in rapid motion
    A whirring
    B obnoxious
    C alternate
    D nasty

    Nearby & related entries:

    Alternative searches for cross-fertilise: