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English definition of “stud”

stud

noun (HORSE)    /stʌd/ specialized
[C] a group of animals , especially high-quality horses , kept for breeding : David Grenfell runs a 170-acre stud farm in Co. Wexford, Ireland.Horses and similar animalsBreeds and breedingAnimal groupings put (out) to stud kept for breeding : The Derby winner Generous will be put to stud in Britain at the end of the season .Horses and similar animalsBreeds and breeding
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