Meaning of “breeding” in the English Dictionary

(Definition of “breeding” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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breedingnoun [ U ]

us /ˈbri·dɪŋ/ dated

A person who has good breeding has been trained in childhood to be polite and behave correctly.

(Definition of “breeding” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)