Definition of full brother in English:

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full brother

noun

A brother born of the same mother and father.
Example sentences
  • The relative contribution of their performance depends on the relationship e.g. full brothers share half the genes and half brothers one quarter of the genes.
  • A full brother to stakes winner Tereshkova and a half brother to stakes winners Akabir and Book Collector, Lycius has been well received at the world's bloodstock markets.
  • He is a full brother to stakes winner Medaille Militaire and a half brother to the stakes-winning hurdler Wahiba Sands.

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Syllabification: full broth·er

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