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inbreeding

noun [U] uk   /ˌɪnˈbriː.dɪŋ/  us   /ˈɪn.briː-/
a situation in which plants, animals, or people are produced by breeding between closely related plants, animals, or people: the dangers/effects of inbreeding
Translations of “inbreeding”
in Chinese (Traditional) 近親繁殖, 同系交配…
in Chinese (Simplified) 近亲繁殖, 近亲交配…
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