bloodstock

[ bluhd-stok ]
/ ˈblʌdˌstɒk /
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noun

racehorses of Thoroughbred breeding, taken as a whole.

Nearby words

  1. bloodroot,
  2. bloodshed,
  3. bloodshot,
  4. bloodstain,
  5. bloodstained,
  6. bloodstock industry,
  7. bloodstone,
  8. bloodstream,
  9. bloodsucker,
  10. bloodthirsty

Origin of bloodstock

First recorded in 1820–30; blood + stock

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British Dictionary definitions for bloodstock

bloodstock

/ (ˈblʌdˌstɒk) /

noun

thoroughbred horses, esp those bred for racing
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