The loss of vigor and general health that sometimes characterizes organisms that are the product of inbreeding. Compare hybrid vigor.
[in-bilt] /ˈɪnˈbɪlt/ adjective 1. (def 2).
[in-bilt] /ˈɪnˈbɪlt/ adjective 1. (def 2). adjective 1. built-in, integral
- In business
adjective phrase In operation; under way: One more day or so of prep and we’re in business/ The space shuttle is finally in business (1950s+)
[an-tis] /ˈæn tɪs/ adjective, Architecture. 1. noting or pertaining to a classical temple in which the antae extend to form the sides of a recessed portico, which has a row of columns. 2. noting or pertaining to the row of columns or the portico in such a building.