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noun [countable]     hybrid pronunciation in British English
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  1. 1
    biology an animal or plant that has been produced from two different types of animal or plant
  2. 2
    [usually singular] a mixture of different things or styles
  3. 3

    hybrid vehicle


    hybrid electric vehicle

    a vehicle that uses two or more kinds of power, for example a car that can run using either petrol or electricity
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a description of an economic or political situation based on analysis of information at the present time

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an unregulated form of capitalism that features financial deregulation, privatisation and low tax for high earners

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