Definitions for inbredˈɪnˈbrɛd

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary


  1. naturally inherent; innate:

    an inbred grace.

  2. resulting from or involved in inbreeding.

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. inbred(adj)

    produced by inbreeding

  2. connatural, inborn, inbred(adj)

    normally existing at birth

    "mankind's connatural sense of the good"


  1. inbred(Noun)

    An inbred individual

  2. inbred(Adjective)

    bred within; innate; as, inbred worth.

  3. inbred(Adjective)

    (often pejorative) having an ancestry characterized by inbreeding

  4. inbred(Adjective)

    describing a strain produced through successive generations of inbreeding resulting in a population of genetically identical individuals which are homozygous at all genetic loci.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Inbred(adj)

    bred within; innate; as, inbred worth

  2. Inbred

    of Inbreed


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