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1. Having blood or a temperament of a specified kind. Used only in combination: a cold-blooded reptile; a hot-blooded person.
2. Thoroughbred: blooded breeding stock.
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1. (Zoology) (of horses, cattle, etc) of good breeding
2. (in combination) having blood or temperament as specified: hot-blooded, cold-blooded, warm-blooded, red-blooded, blue-blooded.
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(ˈblʌd ɪd)

1. having blood of a specified kind (used in combination): warm-blooded animals.
2. purebred.
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Adj.1.blooded - 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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