- the breeding and raising of livestock for marketing or exhibition.
Origin of stockbreeding
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No stockbreeder in his senses ever thinks of breeding from a youthful, immature sire.Our Vanishing Wild Life
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- a person who breeds or rears livestock as an occupation
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