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English definition of “breeding ground”

breeding ground

noun [C]  /ˈbri·dɪŋ ˌɡrɑʊnd/
a place or condition that produces or causes a lot of something, esp. something bad: Poverty is a breeding ground for crime.
(Definition of breeding ground noun from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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