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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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The horses will then roam freely and, it is hoped, create a self-sustaining breeding population.
As part of a conservation plan for the African wild dog, a captive breeding program was established in 1995 at Mkomazi Game Reserve, Tanzania, under the
I was stout and they were saving me for a breeding woman, but by the time I was big enough I was free.
Dogs that are AKC registered have pedigrees reaching back often hundreds of years, and so the characteristics that make them better companions for allergy suffers are fixed through decades of breeding for consistent breed type and predictability.
The regional information-selection center of the Association of Milkmen of the Perm Krai has summed up the results of the production activity of organizations on breeding livestock in the region for nine months of this year.
Caprine arthritis-encephalitis virus (CAEV) and Bluetongue virus (BTV) infections have great negative impact on goat breeding.
The genetics of breeding and role of heritage breeds in farms and landscapes are covered.
Phil Sponenberg, Professor of Pathology and Genetics at the Virginia-Maryland Regional College of Veterinary Medicine, contributes his down-to-earth approach to livestock management and selective breeding.
Dean Britton, of Britt Falconry, has been breeding birds for more than 40 years and spent nearly seven of those attempting to breed golden eagles.
Campines are critically endangered, with fewer than 500 breeding birds in the United States.
Because those who develop dog breeds unconsciously select breeding stock with personalities much like their own--and therefore, in this case, like yours
NORTH-EAST farmers can find out how to make their lives easier at a Better Breeding meeting organised as part of the English Beef and Lamb Executive's (Eblex) Sheep Better Returns Programme (BRP).
Prompted by a spike in demand for police dogs after 9-11, the Los Angeles Police Department began breeding its own dogs this year -- making it perhaps the first large law-enforcement agency in the U.
To begin the breeding process, dog breeders mate dogs with desired traits, like short snouts.
The Welsh Assembly Government has launched a three-month consultation on how rare breeds of sheep should be treated under a genotype-based compulsory breeding programme.