studbook

[stuhd-book]
noun
a genealogical register of a stud or studs; a book giving the pedigree of animals, especially horses.

Origin:
1795–1805; stud2 + book

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studbook (ˈstʌdˌbʊk)
 
n
a written record of the pedigree of a purebred stock, esp of racehorses

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studbook

official record of the pedigree of purebred animals, particularly horses and dogs, usually published by a national breed association or similar regulating organization

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Example sentences
Copies of the majority of the articles are available from the studbook keeper.
At present, no studbook for the captive population has been developed.
The remount program focused its activities on acquiring sound, studbook-registered stallions and breeding them to select mares.
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