Definition of sub-breed in English:

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Pronunciation: /ˈsəbˌbrēd/


A minor variant of a breed; a secondary breed.
Example sentences
  • The other three sub-breeds have more tribal organization, and lean towards the more theistic beliefs.
  • Just as in horses, there are many sub-breeds and, also like horses, asses are categorized by size.
  • From the Middle Ages, to the 19th century, there were two distinct sub-breeds to this breed.

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Syllabification: sub-breed

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