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in·bred

(in'bred),
Denoting populations (for example, groups, genetic lines) descended over several generations almost exclusively from a small set of ancestors, and hence having a high rate of consanguinity, often occult.
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inbred

(ĭn′brĕd′)
adj.
Produced by inbreeding.
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adjective Referring to a doctor whose parents are also doctors
noun A doctor whose parents are also doctors
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in·bred

(in'bred)
Denoting populations (e.g., groups, genetic lines) descended over several generations almost exclusively from a small set of ancestors, and hence having a high degree of consanguinity.
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As to the production, given the right source, amount and timing of fertilizer application, favorable climate, and good irrigation NextGen varieties yield can reach 9-10 tons per cropping for hybrid and 8-9 tons per cropping for inbred,' she explained.
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With inbred bees, males can become infertile and when they mate with the queen, they often won't produce any offspring at all or if the male genes are too closely related to the queen, they may produce sterile males instead of worker bees.
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The senator said the agency had this 'belief that hybrid is better than inbred.' To avoid argument, she decided to allocate the same amount of funds to both types of seeds.
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