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in·bred

 (ĭn′brĕd′)
adj.
1. Produced by inbreeding.
2. Consisting of or involving a homogenous or unvaried group of people: "[The college's] faculty became markedly less inbred, with the proportion of alumni dropping from 68 to 41 percent" (Jerome Karabel).
3. Fixed in the character or disposition as if inherited; deep-seated: an inbred distrust of radicalism.
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inbred

(ˈɪnˈbrɛd)
adj
1. (Biology) produced as a result of inbreeding
2. deeply ingrained; innate: inbred good manners.
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in•bred

(ˈɪnˈbrɛd)

adj.
1. naturally inherent; innate: an inbred grace.
2. resulting from or involved in inbreeding.
[1585–95]
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.inbred - produced by inbreeding
outbred - bred of parents not closely related; having parents of different classes or tribes
2.inbred - normally existing at birth; "mankind's connatural sense of the good"
native - belonging to one by birth; "my native land"; "one's native language"
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inbred

adjective innate, natural, constitutional, native, ingrained, inherent, deep-seated, immanent, hard-wired behaviour patterns that are inbred
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inbred

adjective
Forming an essential element, as arising from the basic structure of an individual:
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Translations

inbred

[ˈɪnbred] ADJ (= innate) → innato; (= result of in-breeding) → engendrado por endogamia
we're too inbred in this companyen esta empresa estamos demasiado cerrados al exterior
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inbred

[ˌɪnˈbrɛd] adj
(= innate) → inné(e)
to be inbred in sb → être inné(e) en qn, être inné(e) chez qn
(genetically) [person] → consanguin(e); [animal] → consanguin(e)
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inbred

adj
an inbred familyeine Familie, in der Inzucht herrscht; they look very inbredsie sehen nach Inzucht aus; to stop them becoming inbredum die Inzucht bei ihnen aufzuhalten; the royal family became very inbredin der Königsfamilie herrschte Inzucht
qualityangeboren (in sb jdm)
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inbred

[ˈɪnˈbrɛd] adj (tendency) → innato/a
an inbred family (pej) una famiglia con un alto indice di unioni fra consanguinei
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inbred

adj endogámico (form), procrea do por uniones entre la misma familia extendida
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-Irene MugoScientists shorten period of developing maize seedsKenya is now the first country in Africa to produce maize inbred lines (maize hybrids parents) in a record one year, reducing the time of response in case of new pest or disease attack by four years.
ICRISAT has developed pearl millet inbred lines derived from landraces originating from West and Central Africa which can be useful in developing high yielding pearl millet hybrids and synthetic varieties with considerable adaptation to this pearl millet growing environment.
Variation of DNA fingerprints among accessions within maize inbred lines and implications for identification of essentially derived varieties.
Hence a field study was undertaken to determine the turcicum leaf blight response of 30 maize inbred lines to development of resistant single cross maize hybrids and to evaluate the resultant hybrids against TLB to identify resistant hybrids and blighting reaction.
In allogamous plant breeding programs, it is essential to generate base populations that can be used in the future as a source of inbred lines for obtaining superior hybrids (HALLAUER et al., 2010).
In maize breeding use of doubled haploids (DH) is very important as these are shortening the time for development of inbred lines. Inbred lines developed through doubled haploid technology are completely homozygous and homogeneous.
In addition, different types of segregating populations derived from the same cross have been applied, for example, the F2:3 families [2] and immortalized F2 populations [8] derived from Zhenshan 97/Minghui 63 and recombinant inbred lines (RILs) derived from Lemont/Teqing and its backcross and testcross populations [11].
A short season representative early maturing maize population with forty-seven diverse inbred lines from North Dakota State University continuing recurrent selections, public and private sources was crossed in a partial diallel mating design.
The conversion of normal maize inbred lines D539, LT-154, CABG, LRB14, LT-155 (parents of the outstanding maize hybrids H-520 and H-512) to quality protein maize (QPM) was started at the Cotaxtla Experimental Station in 2002 (Sierra et al., 1993, 2004), adapted to the tropical area; as well as the synthetic variety VS-536 (Sierra et al., 1992), which is the variety of greatest use in the Mexican Southeast.
Estimating genetic variation among dent corn inbred lines and top crosses using multivariate analysis.