[in-kraws, -kros] /ˈɪnˌkrɔs, -ˌkrɒs/
a mating between organisms that are both homozygous for the same allele.
a plant or animal produced by continued inbreeding
to inbreed or produce by inbreeding
[in-kraws-bred, -kros-] /ˈɪnˈkrɔsˌbrɛd, -ˈkrɒs-/ adjective, Genetics. 1. of or relating to the progeny that result from crossing inbred lines or varieties.
[in-kroud] /ˈɪnˌkraʊd/ noun 1. (def 1).
1796, from French incroyable, literally “incredible” (15c.), from in- “not, opposite of, without” (see in- (1)) + croire “to believe,” from Latin credere (see credo). Name for the French fop or dandy of the period of the Directory (1795-99). Said to be so called from their extravagant dress and from a favorite expression among them […]
[in-kruhst] /ɪnˈkrʌst/ verb (used with object) 1. to cover or line with a crust or hard coating. 2. to form into a crust. 3. to deposit as a crust. verb (used without object) 4. to form a crust: They scraped off the barnacles that always incrusted on the ship’s hull. /ɪnˈkrʌst/ verb 1. a variant […]