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Of or relating to an animal having both parents of the same breed or variety.
A purebred animal.
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(Breeds) denoting a pure strain obtained through many generations of controlled breeding for desirable traits
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pure•bred(adj. ˈpyʊərˈbrɛd; n. ˈpyʊərˌbrɛd)
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.
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|Noun||1.||purebred - a pedigreed animal of unmixed lineage; used especially of horses|
|Adj.||1.||purebred - bred for many generations from member of a recognized breed or strain|
crossbred - bred from parents of different varieties or species
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purebredpure-bred [ˌpjʊərbrɛd] adj → de race
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purebred[ˈpjʊəˌbrɛd] adj → di razza pura
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