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purebred

(pyo͝or′brĕd′)
adj.
Of or relating to an animal having both parents of the same breed or variety.
n. (pyo͝or′brĕd′)
A purebred animal.

purebred

progeny derived from at least several generations of animals of the same breed.

purebred herds
herds (or flocks) composed of purebred animals. Not necessarily registered animals. Distinct from crossbred herds.
purebred pedigree
pedigree of a purebred animal.
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The hike in prize money ensures that the 1600 metre contest which is run on turf at the Abu Dhabi Equestrian Club is now officially the richest Purebred Arabian race in the world.
31-minute long video, Adam Conover explained to purebred dog lovers out there that the animal is not the best pet but the worst.
Savory was a member of the Brant Poultry, Pigeon, and Pet Stock Association which promoted the breeding and showing of purebred chickens and encouraged high standards of animal husbandry.
2 million dirham HM King Mohammed VI Grand Prix, involving Arabian male horses and purebred mares of four years and over, took place over a distance of 2,100 meters.
The Purebred three-year, 350,000 mile extended coverage warranty is standard with Premium and REMACK Engine packages, and is available for purchase with the Basic and PLus packages when installed by an authorized Mack dealer.
The first for local bred and imported Purebred Arabian horses (2000m), the second for FEGENTRI's riders from Belgium, France, Germany, UK, Ireland, Italy, Holland, Spain, Sweden, Qatar, and Oman.
elephantopus in 84 Volcano Wolf tortoises, meaning one of their parents was a purebred member of the missing species.
Pure Arabian horse is a horse registered in any of the purebred Arabian registries of the world, or a Bedouin bred or desert bred, the desert being that of Arabia or of Syria.
Amman, October 7(Petra) -- The Middle East Championships for Purebred Horses kicks off on Thursday at the Royal Stables in Al Hommar.
Limerick Animal Welfare said it believed a family in the county were targeting purebred females for sale at the fair.
But the bill, meant to combat the overpopulation of strays by requiring all dogs and cats to be spayed or neutered, has also drawn fire from breeders who would have to pay to register purebred pets.
Worth Dh1 million (pounds 140,000/ E210,000), the race for purebred arabians takes place over 1m3f on turf.