What is hybrid?

  • (noun): A word that is composed of parts from different languages (e.g., 'monolingual' has a Greek prefix and a Latin root).
    Synonyms: loanblend, loan-blend
    See also — Additional definitions below

Some articles on hybrid:

Hybrid Algorithm (constraint Satisfaction)
... In constraint satisfaction, a hybrid algorithm solves a constraint satisfaction problem by the combination of two different methods, for example variable conditioning (backtracking, backjumping ...
Mercedes-Benz Atego - Hybrid
... The Atego Blutec Hybrid uses the Eaton developed Parallel Electric system, with the Fuller Automated Manual replaced by the Daimler G45 automated transmission ...
Hybrid - Other Uses
... Hybrid (mythology), a creature combining body parts of two or more species Hybrid gemstone, a stone combining natural material with artificial material Hybrid security ...
Hybrid Bond Graph
... A hybrid bond graph is a graphical description of a physical dynamic system with discontinuities (i.e ... a hybrid dynamical system) ...
Joseph J. Romm - Bibliography
... Frank co-authored "Hybrid Vehicles Gain Traction", published in the April 2006 issue of Scientific American, in which they argue that hybrid cars that can be ... co-authored an article entitled "Plugging into the Grid How Plug-In Hybrid-Electric Vehicles Can Help Break America's Oil Addiction and Slow Global Warming" in the Progressive ...

More definitions of "hybrid":

  • (noun): An organism that is the offspring of genetically dissimilar parents or stock; especially offspring produced by breeding plants or animals of different varieties or breeds or species.
    Synonyms: crossbreed, cross
  • (noun): A composite of mixed origin.
    Example: "The vice-presidency is a hybrid of administrative and legislative offices"