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breeding noun

1 activity of producing plants/animals

ADJ. animal, fish, plant | selective Certain characteristics can be developed through selective breeding. | captive a campaign to save the condor by captive breeding

BREEDING + NOUN season | stock | programme

2 good manners/behaviour

ADJ. good Her good breeding shows in her exquisite manners.

VERB + BREEDING have The young man clearly has breeding.