outbreed


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outbreed

(out′brēd′)
v. out·bred (-brĕd′), out·breeding, out·breeds
v.tr.
To subject to outbreeding.
v.intr.
To engage in outbreeding.
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Some reformers feared the tide of alien Catholics would overwhelm and outbreed America's Protestant majority.
It showed that a relatively small immigrant Anglo-Saxon population, made up of invaders from Germany, Holland and Denmark, could have changed the face of British gene pool simply by using their economic advantage during apartheid to outbreed the Brits, according to research by the UCL Department of Biology.
Genetic diagnosis of familial hypercholesterolemia in a South European outbreed population: influence of low-density lipoprotein (LDL) receptor gene mutations on treatment response to simvastatin in total, LDL, and high-density lipoprotein cholesterol.
They had to do more than bring their Boer enemies to sign a surrender document; they had to outbreed them, or at least out-believe them, if they were to consolidate their victory and rule the Transvaal.