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In-and-in, a term applied to the breeding of animals from the same parentage.The Nuttall Encyclopaedia|Edited by Rev. James Wood
Many, perhaps, will see an additional cause in teleological considerations, aiming at the avoidance of in-and-in breeding.The Sexual Life of the Child|Albert Moll
The red deer of the North Island represent the greatest case of in-and-in breeding of wild animals on record.Our Vanishing Wild Life|William T. Hornaday
In fact, this in-and-in breeding seems one of the curses of village life, and a cause of stagnation and narrowness of mind.Field and Hedgerow|Richard Jefferies
The more well-bred the animals, the greater are the injurious effects of in-and-in breeding.