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full blood

1. Relationship established through having the same set of parents.
2. often full-blood or full·blood (fo͝ol′blŭd′) A person or animal of unmixed race or breed.
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Adj.1.full-blood - of unmixed ancestry; "full-blooded Native American"; "blooded Jersies"
purebred - bred for many generations from member of a recognized breed or strain
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Three days ago Mr Jones also found out he had a full-blood brother.
Gerard Baker, Lewis and Clark National Historic Trail Superintendent and full-blood member of the Mandan-Hidatsa Tribe of the Fort Berthold Indian Reservation, North Dakota, heads up the Lewis and Clark Bicentennial Celebration.
My wife, Connie, is a full-blood Nez Perce and Vietnam veteran (Cuchi 1966-67).
This includes the account of the murder of Malcomb Clarke and the wounding of his half-blood son Horace by shiftless, full-blood Blackfeet, after the Civil War.