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in–and–in

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adverb or adjective \ˌin-ən(d)-ˈin\

Definition of in–and–in

  1. :  in repeated generations of the same or closely related stock <families … of one blood through mating or marrying in–and–in — F. H. Giddings> <in–and–in breeding>



1765

First Known Use of in–and–in

1765


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