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blooded

[ bluhd-id ]
/ ˈblʌd ɪd /
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adjective

having blood of a specified kind (used in combination): warm-blooded animals.
(of horses, cattle, etc.) derived from ancestors of good blood; having a good pedigree.

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Origin of blooded

Middle English word dating back to 1200–50; see origin at blood, -ed3
well-blooded, adjective
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British Dictionary definitions for blooded

blooded
/ (ˈblʌdɪd) /

adjective

(of horses, cattle, etc) of good breeding
(in combination) having blood or temperament as specifiedhot-blooded, cold-blooded, warm-blooded, red-blooded, blue-blooded
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