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pure·bred

 (pyo͝or′brĕd′)
adj.
Of or relating to an animal having both parents of the same breed or variety.
n. (pyo͝or′brĕd′)
A purebred animal.

purebred

adj
(Breeds) denoting a pure strain obtained through many generations of controlled breeding for desirable traits
n
(Breeds) a purebred animal. Compare grade9, crossbred2

pure•bred

(adj. ˈpyʊərˈbrɛd; n. ˈpyʊərˌbrɛd)

adj.
1. of or pertaining to an individual whose ancestors derive over many generations from a recognized breed.
n.
2. a purebred animal, esp. one of registered pedigree.
[1865–70]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.purebred - a pedigreed animal of unmixed lineagepurebred - 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.purebred - bred for many generations from member of a recognized breed or strain
crossbred - bred from parents of different varieties or species

purebred

adjective
Translations

purebred

[ˈpjʊəˈbred]
A. ADJ [horse] → de pura sangre; [dog] → de raza
B. Nanimal m de raza; (= horse) → pura sangre mf, purasangre mf

purebred

pure-bred [ˌpjʊərbrɛd] adjde race

purebred

[ˈpjʊəˌbrɛd] adjdi razza pura
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"Yes, I guess it's the only thing to do--to get rid of the purebred stuff.
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In a city overflowing with scorned strays, the throngs of people gushing over the pricey purebred puppies in Casablanca's Souk Laayoune is an interesting sight indeed.Perhaps even more interesting is the digital side of Morocco's purebred marketplacethe Facebook marketplace, that is.
Shaikh Hamdan Bin Rashid Al Maktoum has been the brain behind the Dubai International Race Day, held annually at Newbury, England to promote the best of Purebred Arabian racing.
Earlier, Thomas pushed Umm Qarn's Mehdi, trained by de Mieulle, to second victory in a row as the four-year-old gray colt upset higher-rated Al Junood and Murikh to win the Local Purebred Arabian Novice Plate.
The Sharjah Kennel Centre (SKC) - the first and only centre authorised to conserve purebred dogs in the UAE - has been awarded an international accreditation.
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18 (BNA): Morocco will host the 9th leg of the 25th UAE President's Cup World Series for Purebred Arabian Horses on September 28.
Tomas Lukasek was in the saddle on Ehwaz as the al-Ramzani ward shed his maiden status in the Purebred Arabian Maiden Plate before Qatari jockey Faleh Bughanaim helmed his fifth winner of the season, MJ Lattam, in the Local Purebred Arabian Conditions event.
(TAP) -- The National Gaurd's horse riding club in Soukra hosts on Sunday the first Beauty Championship of Purebred Arabian Horses, at the initiative of the World Arabian Horse Organisation and in collaboration with the National Foundation for the Improvement of Horse Breeding and the Libyan Association of Purebred Arabian Horses Breeders.