[in-breed, in-breed]
verb (used with object), inbred, inbreeding.
to breed (individuals of a closely related group) repeatedly.
to breed within; engender.
verb (used without object), inbred, inbreeding.
to engage in or undergo inbreeding.

1590–1600; in-1 + breed Unabridged
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inbreed (ˈɪnˈbriːd)
vb , -breeds, -breeding, -bred
1.  to breed from unions between closely related individuals, esp over several generations
2.  (tr) to develop within; engender
n, —adj

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Example sentences
But as their domain shrank, some parks could accommodate only a few prides, which then began to inbreed.
Without animals coming in and out, animals inbreed-causing the gene pool to stagnate.
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