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the process by which an organism produces others of its kind

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elegance by virtue of fineness of manner and expression

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the result of good upbringing (especially knowledge of correct social behavior)

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helping someone grow up to be an accepted member of the community

the production of animals or plants by inbreeding or hybridization

producing offspring or set aside especially for producing offspring

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to keep the borders shut prevented their breeding stocks and trophy bull sales to neighbouring states.
Some researchers worry that genetic modification may eventually appear after persistent cloning from the same breeding stock.
Newspaper reports earlier in the week suggested the Corporation would be selling off all their breeding stock in a massive scaling down of the operation after the sudden death of Prince Ahmed Salman, founder and owner, last month.
He sent each a letter that read in part, "I am sorry that my fondness for the performance of equine athletes has caused you an offense; therefore, for your sake and the sake of others like you, I have set in motion the necessary plans to dispose of all of my thoroughbred racing and breeding stock between now and the breeding sale in Kentucky in November.
We're now coordinating breeding stock with the National Zoo.
Since BKD can be almost fully controlled by testing the breeding stock, the disease had nearly disappeared in Chile.
1, new partial sales and use tax exemptions go into effect for certain sales and purchases of: farm equipment and machinery; commercial timber harvesting equipment and machinery; diesel fuel used for farming, food processing and transportation to the market place; and racehorse breeding stock.
The selected NIEHS centers will sequence mouse genes and compare them to human genes and their sequences, produce mice with mutations or missing genes (knockout mice), and maintain breeding colonies to supply test rodents and breeding stock to other scientists.
of Siloam Springs, an international supplier of primary poultry breeding stock, and Avian Farms USA Inc.
Yesterday animal welfare experts urged dog breeders to make sure their breeding stock are not too closely related.
He had previously theorized that early herders mainly killed young males for meat and kept most females and a few older males as breeding stock.
With the current drop in prices, these farmers suffer in two ways: Their meat doesn't bring a good price, and they lose a great deal of money when other small producers, who buy their breeding stock, leave the business.
A new breeding stock for soft red winter wheat fought off all 10 strains of powdery mildew tested against it in the laboratory.
The Company has secured a key market niche by commercializing gene engineering technologies and providing superior breeding stock, allowing China's citizens the ability to improve their living standards.