Breeding is the reproduction, that is, producing of offspring, usually animals or plants: Breeding may also refer to: ==Science== ===Biology=== ==People== ==Media== ==Locations== ==Pornography== ...Found on http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Breeding
- producing offspring or set aside especially for producing offspring 2. [n] - elegance by virtue of fineness of manner and expression 3. [n] - raising someone to be an accepted member of the community 4. [n] - the production of animals or plants by inbreeding or hybridizationFound on http://www.webdictionary.co.uk/definition.php?query=breeding
• (n.) Nurture; education; formation of manners. • (n.) Descent; pedigree; extraction. • (n.) The raising or improving of any kind of domestic animals; as, farmers should pay attention to breeding. • (n.) Deportment or behavior in the external offices and decorums of social life; manners; knowledge of, or training in, the ceremo...Found on http://thinkexist.com/dictionary/meaning/breeding/
helping someone grow up to be an accepted member of the community; `they debated whether nature or nurture was more important`Found on http://wordnetweb.princeton.edu/perl/webwn?s=breeding
producing offspring or set aside especially for producing offspring; `the breeding population`; `retained a few bulls for breeding purposes`Found on http://wordnetweb.princeton.edu/perl/webwn?s=breeding
In biology, the crossing and selection of animals and plants to change the characteristics of an existing breed or cultivar (variety), or to produce a new one. Selective breeding is breeding in which humans choose the parent plants or parent animals. Ever since humans first carried o...Found on http://www.talktalk.co.uk/reference/encyclopaedia/hutchinson/m0007829.html
In nuclear physics, a process in a reactor in which more fissionable material is produced than is consumed in running the reactor. For example, plutonium-239 can be made from the relatively plentiful (but nonfissile) uranium-238, or uranium-233 can be produced from thoriu...Found on http://www.talktalk.co.uk/reference/encyclopaedia/hutchinson/m0016010.html
Breed'ing noun 1.
The act or process of generating or bearing. 2.
The raising or improving of any kind of domestic animals; as, farmers should pay attention to breeding
Nurture; education; formation of manners. « She had her breeding
at my father's c...Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/webster/B/96
1. The act or process of generating or bearing. ... 2. The raising or improving of any kind of domestic animals; as, farmers should pay attention to breeding. ... 3. Nurture; education; formation of manners. 'She had her breeding at my father's charge.' (Shak) ... 4. Deportment or behavior in the external offices and decorums of social life; manner...Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/local/20973
Act of copulation between a stallion and a mareFound on http://www.gaitedhorses.net/Articles/HorseGlossary.html
Breeding is the art of improving races or breeds of domestic animals, or modifying them in certain directions, by continuous attention to their pairing, in conjunction with a similar attention to their feeding and general treatment.Found on http://www.probertencyclopaedia.com/browse/GB.HTM
breeding, in agriculture and animal husbandry, propagation of plants and animals by sexual reproduction; usually based on selection of parents with desirable traits to produce improved progeny. In conventional breeding, progeny inherit genes for both desirable and undesirable traits from both parent...Found on http://www.infoplease.com/ce6/sci/A0808830.html
conversion in a nuclear reactor when the conversion ratio is greater than unityFound on http://www.electropedia.org/iev/iev.nsf/display?openform&ievref=393-15-56
Snobbish term referring to the parentage of certain wine grapes. Yep, it finally happenedFound on http://richardgrantwine.com/wineglossary.html
The process of raising a family of birds. It requires courtship, nesting, feeding, and dispersal. Many species migrate to their breeding grounds.Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/local/22214
The process of reproduction; mating and giving birth to offspring.
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The science and art of changing the genetic constitution of a population of plants or animals.Found on http://www.abtreegene.com/glossary.html
Type: Term Pronunciation: brēd′ing Definitions: 1. Selected mating of individuals to produce a strain that is desirable or of scientific interest.Found on http://www.medilexicon.com/medicaldictionary.php?t=12303
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