breeder: Meaning and Definition of


Pronunciation: (brē'dur), [key]
— n.
  1. an animal, plant, or person that produces offspring or reproduces.
  2. a person who raises animals or plants primarily for breeding purposes.
  3. Also calleda nuclear reactor in which more fissile material is produced than is consumed.
Random House Unabridged Dictionary, Copyright © 1997, by Random House, Inc., on Infoplease.
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