Translation of breed in Spanish:
- (of animals)(of plants) variedad (feminine)a new breed of athletes/managersuna nueva generación de atletas/directivosa new breed of warships
un nuevo tipo de atleta/directivoun nuevo género de barcos de guerraa dying breed a breed apartun mundo aparteExample sentences
- This text would be very applicable for an introductory course in animal breeds, selection, evaluation and judging.
- I would point out that we have special breeds of animals that we bred for hundreds of years.
- In the section for cattle, about 600 stud animals of 15 different breeds and 16 slaughter steers have been entered.
transitive verb past tense & past participle bred
- 1(animals)this stable has bred many champions
criarde esta cuadra han salido muchos campeonesthey are breeding a new type of wheatestán desarrollando el cultivo de un nuevo tipo de trigoExample sentences
- Cows were bred to Brangus bulls during the 60-d breeding season, with 1 bull per 18 cows.
- Hereford sires were bred to Angus and MARC III cows.
- Mules, animals that result from breeding a male donkey with a female horse, are usually sterile.
- Most leeks can be harvested for use as baby leeks, but some varieties are bred for culinary appeal as baby leeks.
- Hybrid seeds, on the other hand, are bred for qualities such as longevity or disease resistance.
- Many seed catalogs feature varieties that are bred for small size plots - and organic too!
- 2 (raise, educate) the country breeds good athletesel país produce buenos atletasI'm a Londoner born and brednací y me crié en Londreswe breed them tough in these partslos hacemos machotes por aquí [colloquial]
- 3 success breeds successel éxito llama al éxitoExample sentences
- Naturally, I concluded that athletic success bred confidence that carries through into professional life.
- Or could it be that beauty breeds fame and success?
- Usually, success breeds envy and resentment, but we've stayed good friends.
intransitive verb past tense & past participle bred
- 1 (reproduce)reproducirseExample sentences
- There are, he says, at least 200 different species of bacteria breeding feverishly behind your lips.
- Some Australian bird species or parrot species will breed quite happily here in captivity.
- And they also believe that the creatures are breeding in our countryside.
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