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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - A pedigreed animal of unmixed lineage adj. - Bred for many generation from member of a recognized breed or strain.

Usage examples (32)
  • Persians were over-represented in purebred cats and none were obese.
  • This "purebred" of pigs is the kind, grand fatherly philosopher of change an obvious metaphor for Karl Marx.
  • Also, your new "purebred" puppy might not really be a purebred.
  • Some of these dogs may not be 'purebred' but they are still cute, loving animals. for more
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