born and bred
Born and educated in a single locale or social class. For example, Adam was a Bostonian, born and bred. Although the two words were paired earlier, the precise locution dates from the mid-1800s.
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As an example of good science-and-society policymaking, the history of fluoride may be more of a cautionary tale.
The influential al Qaeda propagandist, who was born in New Mexico, died in a U.S. drone strike later that year.
As this list shows, punishments typically run to a short-ish jail sentence and/or a moderately hefty fine.
Cosby conspiracy theorists share a perspective born of a long, pained history of American racism.
A few months later, after their children were born, we visited the men and women again.
To reproduce the impulse born of the thought—this is the aim of a psychological method.Expressive Voice Culture|Jessie Eldridge Southwick
Elyon is the name of an ancient Phœnician god, slain by his son El, no doubt the “first-born of death” in Job xviii.Solomon and Solomonic Literature|Moncure Daniel Conway
She also practises etching, pen-and-ink drawing, as well as crayon and water-color sketching.Women in the fine arts, from the Seventh Century B.C. to the Twentieth Century A.D.|Clara Erskine Clement
In the spring of 1868 he was taken by his mother for a visit to England, and there, in the same year, his sister was born.Kipling Stories and Poems Every Child Should Know, Book II|Rudyard Kipling
No law of that country must exceed in words the number of letters in their alphabet, which consists only in two-and-twenty.Gulliver's Travels|Jonathan Swift