Translation of "breeding" - English-Spanish dictionary


noun [ no plural ] uk /ˈbriː.dɪŋ/ us

the keeping of animals or plants in order to breed from them

The family’s business was horse-breeding.
We used to keep pigs for breeding purposes.

the process in which animals have sex and produce young animals

The penguins’ breeding season has begun.

(Translation of “breeding” from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)