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English definition of “thoroughbred”


adjective, noun [C] uk   /ˈθʌr.ə.bred/ us    /ˈθɝː-/ /-oʊ-/
(a horse) with parents that are of the same breed and have good qualities: a thoroughbred racehorseBreeds and breedingHorses and similar animals
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