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stockbreeding

[stok-bree-ding] /ˈstɒkˌbri dɪŋ/
noun
1.
the breeding and raising of livestock for marketing or exhibition.
Origin of stockbreeding
1935-1940
1935-40; stock + breeding
Related forms
stockbreeder, noun
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  • No stockbreeder in his senses ever thinks of breeding from a youthful, immature sire.

    Our Vanishing Wild Life William T. Hornaday
British Dictionary definitions for stockbreeder

stockbreeder

/ˈstɒkˌbriːdə/
noun
1.
a person who breeds or rears livestock as an occupation
Derived Forms
stockbreeding, noun
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