pure-blooded

adjective
pure-blood·​ed | \ ˈpyu̇r-ˌblə-dəd How to pronounce pure-blooded (audio) \
variants: or pure-blood \ ˈpyu̇r-​ˌbləd How to pronounce pure-blooded (audio) \

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pureblood \ ˈpyu̇r-​ˌbləd How to pronounce pure-blooded (audio) \ noun

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1772, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of pure-blooded was in 1772

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“Pure-blooded.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/pure-blooded. Accessed 10 May. 2021.

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