breeder

noun breed·er \ ˈbrē-dər \

Definition of breeder

:one that breeds: such as
a :an animal or plant kept for propagation
b :one engaged in the breeding of a specified organism
c :a nuclear reactor designed to produce more fissionable material than it uses as fuel called also breeder reactor

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First Known Use of breeder

1531


Medical Dictionary

breeder

noun breed·er

medical Definition of breeder

:one that breeds: as
a :an animal or plant kept for propagation
b :one engaged in the breeding of a specified organism


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