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outbreed

[ out-breed ]
/ ˌaʊtˈbrid /
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verb (used with object), out·bred, out·breed·ing.

to breed selected individuals outside the limits of the breed or variety.

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Origin of outbreed

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British Dictionary definitions for outbreed

outbreed
/ (ˌaʊtˈbriːd) /

verb -breeds, -breeding or -bred

(intr) anthropol to produce offspring through sexual relations outside a particular family or tribe
to breed (animals that are not closely related) or (of such animals) to be bred

Derived forms of outbreed

outbreeding, noun
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