Recent Examples of inbreed from the Web
Officials said the move was recommended by the Association of Zoos and Aquariums, which helps make sure captive species reproduce without inbreeding.
Genetic variability and the tendency of many insects to inbreed could encourage resistance, the study found.
Numbers of the animals dropped so low that they were forced to practice inbreeding to survive.
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Definition of inbreed for Students
: to breed with closely related individuals
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