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Breeding meaning

breeding - 7 dictionary results

  1. 1. of Breed
  2. 2. The act or process of generating or bearing.
  3. 3. The raising or improving of any kind of domestic animals; as, farmers should pay attention to breeding.
  4. 4. Nurture; education; formation of manners.
  5. 5. Deportment or behavior in the external offices and decorums of social life; manners; knowledge of, or training in, the ceremonies, or polite observances of society.
  6. 6. Descent; pedigree; extraction.
  7. 7. Act of producing; nurture or training; manners.

breeding - examples of usage

  1. It has also been observed in the breeding districts of the United States. - "Special Report on Diseases of Cattle", U.S. Department of Agriculture J.R. Mohler.
  2. It was at the breeding- season, when they would have been there had they still existed. - "Afoot in England", W.H. Hudson.
  3. I have never lost more than two of my breeding stock from Quarter- ill. - "Cattle and Cattle-breeders", William M'Combie.
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