breed


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Synonyms for breed

Synonyms for breed

to produce sexually or asexually others of one's kind

to be the biological father of

to bring into existence and foster the development of

a class that is defined by the common attribute or attributes possessed by all its members

Synonyms for breed

a special variety of domesticated animals within a species

a special type

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call forth

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copulate with a female, used especially of horses

have young (animals) or reproduce (organisms)

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Complicating the picture, however, was the South Wales Welsh breed.
Launched this week, the Hope Rescue campaign is offering free neutering and spaying for any Bull Breed or Bull Breed cross until the end of February.
If it were just a simple matter of numbers, more than a few of the off-the-wall breeds might qualify, but the true meaning of "rare breed" goes much deeper than that.
A HOME-BRED shearling tup born and bred in Northumberland was named overall Breed Champion at this year's Great Yorkshire Show.
In the southern United States, Eastern Spadefoots breed any time of year, whereas further north breeding activity is restricted to the warmer months.
Their DNA is prone to rapid mutation within just a few generations, allowing humans to quickly alter a breed's characteristics with great specificity or create an entirely new breed.
The breed, Wulian, does not have pedigree records, so the samples were randomly collected.
Some old-fashioned breeds of farmyard animals didn't breed easily, for instance, or didn't have good mothering instincts.
1 : to produce or increase (animals or plants) by sexual reproduction <Ranchers breed cattle for market.
Easy to breed, house and ship, these mice are almost generic research tools.
But if demand for bagels increases and its population swells, the dog may be recognized as an official breed, or a group of organisms descended from common ancestors.
Sahiwal cow is considered as the best breed in Pakistan and globally, it remained a champion in All India Cattle Show from 1939-1941 with a peak yield of 25.
org/dog-breeds/nederlandse-kooikerhondje/detail/#4) almost went extinct in the 1930s but the breed was saved.
I always enjoy reading the articles every issue, especially those that feature a specific breed of gun dog.
According to The Livestock Conservancy, a heritage chicken is hatched from a heritage egg sired by an American Association Standard breed established prior to the mid-20th century.