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breed•ing



Pronunciation: (brē'ding), Strict Standards: Non-static method FenSites::linkTo() should not be called statically in /site/html/dictionary/breeding.html on line 71 [key]
n.
1. the producing of offspring.
2. the improvement or development of breeds of livestock, as by selective mating and hybridization.
3. Hort.the production of new forms by selection, crossing, and hybridizing.
4. training; nurture: He is a man of good breeding.
5. the result of upbringing or training as shown in behavior and manners; manners, esp. good manners: You can tell when a person has breeding.
6. Energy.the production in a nuclear reactor of more fissile material than is consumed.

Random House Unabridged Dictionary, Copyright © 1997, by Random House, Inc., on Infoplease.

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See also:
  • Strict Standards: Non-static method FenSites::linkTo() should not be called statically in /site/html/dictionary/breeding.html on line 132 breeding (Thesaurus)
  • Strict Standards: Non-static method FenSites::linkTo() should not be called statically in /site/html/dictionary/breeding.html on line 134 breeding (Encyclopedia)

 

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