inbreed

verb in·breed \ ˈin-ˈbrēd \
Updated on: 17 Nov 2017

Definition of inbreed

inbred play \ˈin-ˈbred\; inbreeding
transitive verb
: to subject to inbreeding
intransitive verb
: to engage in inbreeding

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First Known Use of inbreed

1599


INBREED Defined for Kids

inbreed

verb in·breed \ ˈin-ˈbrēd \

Definition of inbreed for Students

inbred \-ˈbred\; inbreeding
: to breed with closely related individuals

Medical Dictionary

inbreed

verb in·breed \ ˈin-ˈbrēd \

medical Definition of inbreed

inbred play \-ˈbred\; inbreeding
transitive verb
: to subject to inbreeding
intransitive verb
: to engage in inbreeding


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