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blooded

[bluhd-id] /ˈblʌd ɪd/
adjective
1.
having blood of a specified kind (used in combination):
warm-blooded animals.
2.
(of horses, cattle, etc.) derived from ancestors of good blood; having a good pedigree.
Origin
1200-1250
1200-50; Middle English; see blood, -ed3
Related forms
well-blooded, adjective
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British Dictionary definitions for well-blooded

blooded

/ˈblʌdɪd/
adjective
1.
(of horses, cattle, etc) of good breeding
2.
(in combination) having blood or temperament as specified: hot-blooded, cold-blooded, warm-blooded, red-blooded, blue-blooded
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