Translation of "pedigree" - English-Traditional Chinese dictionary

pedigree

noun uk us /ˈped.ɪ.ɡriː/

[ C ] a list of the parents and other relations of an animal

(動物的)純種系譜
The breeder showed us the dog's pedigree. 飼養員給我們看了這隻狗的純種系譜。
He breeds pedigree poodles/cattle (= ones whose parents and other relations are all of the same breed). 他飼養純種獅子狗/牛。

[ C or U ] a person's family history, education and experience, or the history of an idea or activity

(人的)家譜,門第,世系;(某一想法或活動的)起源,由來
His voice and manner suggested an aristocratic pedigree. 他的發音和舉止顯示他出身貴族。
Isolationism has a long and respectable pedigree in American history. 孤立主義在美國歷史上由來已久並受到推崇。

(Translation of “pedigree” from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Traditional) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)