Definition of Breeding. Meaning of Breeding. Synonyms of Breeding
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Definition of Breeding
BreedingBreed Breed, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Bred; p. pr. & vb. n.
Breeding.] [OE. breden, AS. br[=e]dan to nourish, cherish,
keep warm, from br[=o]d brood; akin to D. broeden to brood,
OHG. bruoten, G. br["u]ten. See Brood.]
1. To produce as offspring; to bring forth; to bear; to
procreate; to generate; to beget; to hatch.
Yet every mother breeds not sons alike. --Shak.
If the sun breed maggots in a dead dog. --Shak.
2. To take care of in infancy, and through the age of youth;
to bring up; to nurse and foster.
To bring thee forth with pain, with care to breed.
Born and bred on the verge of the wilderness.
3. To educate; to instruct; to form by education; to train;
-- sometimes followed by up.
But no care was taken to breed him a Protestant.
His farm may not remove his children too far from
him, or the trade he breeds them up in. --Locke.
4. To engender; to cause; to occasion; to originate; to
produce; as, to breed a storm; to breed disease.
Lest the place And my quaint habits breed
5. To give birth to; to be the native place of; as, a pond
breeds fish; a northern country breeds stout men.
6. To raise, as any kind of stock.
7. To produce or obtain by any natural process. [Obs.]
Children would breed their teeth with less danger.
Syn: To engender; generate; beget; produce; hatch; originate;
bring up; nourish; train; instruct.
Meaning of Breeding from wikipedia
is ****ual reproduction
offspring, usually animals
or plants. It can only occur between
a male and a female animal
or plant. Breeding...
- Selective breeding
(also called artificial
selection) is the process
by which humans
use animal breeding
and plant breeding
to selectively develop
- Frankenstein", adding
bred into the dogs rather
away from problems. He is further quoted
as claiming: "For every
is the second
by Suffocation. Though
it still employs
****ociated with Suffocation's...
- milk, eggs, or other
products. It includes
day-to-day care, selective breeding
and the raising
of livestock. Husbandry
has a long history, starting
- Plant breeding
is the science
to produce desired
characteristics. It has been used to improve
- The concept
of a hybrid
is interpreted differently
and plant breeding
, where there
in the individual
parentage. In genetics, attention...
- Animal breeding
is a branch
of animal science
(using best linear unbiased prediction
methods) of the genetic
- Horse breeding
in horses, and particularly
the human-directed process
of selective breeding
of animals, particularly purebred horses
- monogamy), usually
for one breeding season
at a time, sometimes
for years, but rarely
for life. Other species
have breeding systems
that are polygynous...
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