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purebred

denoting a pure strain obtained through many generations of controlled breeding for desirable traits
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Jarvis resisted the temptation to run her off her old mark and while she is now running off 68, this wellbred four-year-old still looks the one to be on in the Cyprium Bar At Marriott Lingfield Fillies' Handicap.
I just hope it is a wellbred dog like myself that wins instead of a mutt like Fawks.
00) is a wellbred filly, who cost 200,000 guineas as a yearling.
He is very wellbred, is an excellent individual to look at and has Group form already in the book.
Something of the flavour of the period may be suggested by an exchange which took place one afternoon between the sparky junior librarian, already mentioned, and a wellbred elderly man who turned out to be a descendant of a nineteenth-century Mayoral family and a former member of the Montevideo Jockey Club:
Some 200 spectators were there to offer wellbred cheers as Spencer collected his ``gold champion prize.
In his introduction to the second edition of Martin Faber, Simms insisted that the story "occurs more frequently than the wellbred gentleman of city life is apt to imagine [.
Ezra Pound translated this as "the wellbred man" (1949, passim).
Although skeptical of some of Sidgwick's ideas (Sidgwick said that Sorley listening to his lectures was like a wellbred atheist listening to a sermon), Sorley spoke of his powerful intellectual and moral influence upon students and was later instrumental in having Ward appointed Gifford Lecturer at Aberdeen.
Chamcha leaves the 'vulgarity" of Bombay for the "poise and moderation' of England, where he eats kippers, marries the blond and wellbred Pamela, co-hosts a popwar children's TV program called The Aliens Show and turns himself into the Man of a Thousand Voice-Overs: "If you wanted to know how your ketchup bottle should talk in its television commercial, if you were unsure as to the ideal voice for your packet of garlic-flavoured crisps, he was your very man.
The plot, which is rife with incident and misunderstanding, concerns the efforts of Young Kno ' well and Wellbred to escape or contain the displeasure of their father and brother - in - law respectively.
That form was franked when the second won at Down Royal next time and this wellbred four-year-old, who is closely related to the classy Identity Thief, looks open to plenty of further progress.