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Christopher Gorse, David Johnston and Martin Pritchard.

in A Dictionary of Construction, Surveying and Civil Engineering

January 2012; p ublished online January 2013 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Engineering and Technology. 19 words.

Containing two different elements. A hybrid car is a vehicle that can run on both electricity and petrol.

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Chris Park.

in A Dictionary of Environment and Conservation

January 2007; p ublished online January 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Conservation of the Environment (Environmental Science). 40 words.

An organism that is the offspring of two different varieties, breeds, or species. Hybrids are sterile and

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in Concise Medical Dictionary

January 2010; p ublished online January 2010 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Medicine and Health. 26 words.

n. the offspring of a cross between two genetically unlike individuals. A hybrid, whose parents are usually of different species

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Elizabeth Martin.

in The New Oxford Dictionary for Scientific Writers and Editors

January 2009; p ublished online January 2009 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Language Reference. 46 words.

The offspring of individuals of different varieties or species. In *binomial nomenclature a hybrid is indicated either by a multiplication

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Overview page. Subjects: Biological Sciences.

The offspring of a mating in which the parents differ in at least one characteristic. The term is usually used of offspring of widely different parents, e.g. different varieties or species....

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Noel Castree, Rob Kitchin and Alisdair Rogers.

in A Dictionary of Human Geography

January 2013; p ublished online September 2013 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Human Geography. 110 words.

A condition arising from the mixing and transcendence of binary opposites such as nature-society, or colonized-colonizer. Hybrids are therefore non-essentialized

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Hybrid

Edited by Colin Larkin.

in Encyclopedia of Popular Music

January 2006; p ublished online January 2009 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Music. 477 words.

Hybrid is Mike Truman, Chris Healings and Lee Mullins, an aptly-named trio from Swansea, Wales whose music is a sophisticated

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Overview page. Subjects: Music.

Hybrid is Mike Truman, Chris Healings and Lee Mullins, an aptly-named trio from Swansea, Wales whose music is a sophisticated fusion of nu school breaks and trance. Their single releases ...

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hybridity

Overview page. Subjects: Sociology.

A central feature of colonial racism has been the need to categorize and separate ‘races’. The spurious belief of distinct ‘races’ in 19th-century discourses of scientific racism was based...

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Hybridity

Claire Laurier Decoteau.

in Ancestors and Antiretrovirals

October 2013; p ublished online January 2014 .

Chapter. Subjects: Anthropology. 13846 words.

This chapter analyzes the relationship between indigenous and biomedical healing in South Africa. Although contemporary bio-political struggles over HIV/AIDS posit a ‘myth of...

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