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purebred

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adjective pure·bred \-ˈbred, -ˌbred\

Simple Definition of purebred

  • of animals : having parents that are of the same breed

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of purebred

  1. :  bred from members of a recognized breed, strain, or kind without admixture of other blood over many generations

purebred

play \-ˌbred\ noun

Examples of purebred in a sentence

  1. <that horse is a purebred Arabian>



1852

First Known Use of purebred

1852

Rhymes with purebred

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PUREBRED Defined for Kids

purebred

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adjective pure·bred \ˈpyu̇r-ˈbred\

Definition of purebred for Students

  1. :  bred from ancestors of a single breed for many generations <purebred horses>




Medical Dictionary

purebred

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adjective pure·bred \-ˈbred\

Medical Definition of purebred

  1. :  bred from members of a recognized breed, strain, or kind without outbreeding over many generations

purebred

\-ˌbred\play noun



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