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pureblood

[ pyoor-bluhd ]
/ ˈpyʊərˌblʌd /
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noun
an individual, especially an animal, whose ancestry consists of a single strain or type unmixed with any other.
adjective Also pureblooded, pure-blooded.
of or relating to a pureblood.
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Origin of pureblood

First recorded in 1770–80; pure + blood
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Medical definitions for pureblood

pureblood
[ pyurblŭd′ ]

adj.
Of unmixed ancestry; purebred.
The American Heritage® Stedman's Medical Dictionary Copyright © 2002, 2001, 1995 by Houghton Mifflin Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Company.
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