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pure·blood

 (pyo͝or′blŭd′) also pure·blood·ed (-blŭd′ĭd)
adj.
Of unmixed ancestry; purebred.

pure′blood′ n.
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pureblood

(ˈpjʊəˌblʌd)
n
a purebred animal or person
adj
(Anthropology & Ethnology) having an unmixed origin
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pure•blood

(ˈpyʊərˌblʌd)

n.
1. an individual whose ancestry consists of a single strain or type unmixed with any other.
adj.
2. of or pertaining to a pureblood.
Also, pure′-blood`ed.
[1770–80]
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.pureblood - a pedigreed animal of unmixed lineagepureblood - a pedigreed animal of unmixed lineage; used especially of horses
animal, animate being, beast, creature, fauna, brute - a living organism characterized by voluntary movement
Adj.1.pureblood - having a list of ancestors as proof of being a purebred animal
purebred - bred for many generations from member of a recognized breed or strain
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pureblood

adjective
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Translations

pureblood

, purebred
adjreinrassig
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But the villainous wizard finds a way to escape custody and assembles a group of pureblood wizards who support him to rule over all humans in 1920s Paris.
Grindelwald, little more than a footnote and mentioned in passing in the original Harry Potter series, is supposed to be the Voldemort stand-in for this series -- a wizard waiting to divide the world, the haves (pureblood wizards and witches) against the have-nots (Muggles and mixed bloods).
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