hybrid /ˈhaɪbrəd/ noun
1 : an animal or plant that is produced from two animals or plants of different kinds
- a hybrid of two roses
2 : something that is formed by combining two or more things
- The band plays a hybrid of jazz and rock.
— hybrid adjective, always used before a noun
- a hybrid rose/tree
- The car is a hybrid vehicle that uses both electricity and gasoline.