Definition of stud book in English:

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stud book

Pronunciation: /ˈstəd ˌbo͝ok/


A book containing the pedigrees of horses.
Example sentences
  • He is from one of the most active families in the stud book.
  • ‘Broad Brush has been an excellent stallion who has left an indelible mark on the stud book,’ said Gainesway President Antony Beck.
  • For a fee, it records the offspring of all AKC-registered parents in its stud book and provides them with official certificates of pedigree.

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Syllabification: stud book

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