stockbreeder

noun
stock·​breed·​er | \ ˈstäk-ˌbrē-dər How to pronounce stockbreeder (audio) \

Definition of stockbreeder

: a person engaged in the breeding and care of livestock for the market, for show purposes, or for racing

First Known Use of stockbreeder

1815, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of stockbreeder was in 1815

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“Stockbreeder.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/stockbreeder. Accessed 26 Jun. 2022.

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