inbreeding definition

  • noun:
    • The reproduction of related individuals within an isolated or a closed selection of organisms or people.
    • The continued reproduction of closely related people so as to protect desirable characteristics in a stock.
    • breeding between people in a relatively tiny populace, specifically one out of which most members are related
    • the work of mating closely relevant people
  • verb:
    • Present participle of inbreed.

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