breeding, genteelness, gentility(noun)
elegance by virtue of fineness of manner and expression
education, training, breeding(noun)
the result of good upbringing (especially knowledge of correct social behavior)
"a woman of breeding and refinement"
instruction, rearing, education, nurture, facts of life, educational activity, gentility, teaching, preparation, reproduction, training, bringing up, procreation, raising, didactics, fosterage, fostering, grooming, upbringing, pedagogy, genteelness
breeding, bringing up, fostering, fosterage, nurture, raising, rearing, upbringing(noun)
helping someone grow up to be an accepted member of the community
"they debated whether nature or nurture was more important"
the production of animals or plants by inbreeding or hybridization
reproduction, procreation, breeding, facts of life(adj)
the sexual activity of conceiving and bearing offspring
replica, rearing, education, reproductive memory, fostering, nurture, facts of life, gentility, upbringing, training, bringing up, replication, procreation, raising, fosterage, reproduction, genteelness
producing offspring or set aside especially for producing offspring
"the breeding population"; "retained a few bulls for breeding purposes"
English Synonyms and Antonyms
Behavior is our action in the presence of others; conduct includes also that which is known only to ourselves and our Maker. Carriage expresses simply the manner of holding the body, especially in sitting or walking, as when it is said of a lady "she has a fine carriage." Bearing refers to the bodily expression of feeling or disposition; as, a haughty bearing; a noble bearing. Demeanor is the bodily expression, not only of feelings, but of moral states; as, a devout demeanor. Breeding, unless with some adverse limitation, denotes that manner and conduct which result from good birth and training. Deportment is behavior as related to a set of rules; as, the pupil's deportment was faultless. A person's manner may be that of a moment, or toward a single person; his manners are his habitual style of behavior toward or before others, especially in matters of etiquette and politeness; as, good manners are always pleasing.
The behavior of the pastor to or toward his people, on or upon the streets, before the multitude, or in the church, with the godly, or with the worldly, was alike faultless.
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Big crocodiles are for breeding and small crocodiles are still babies.
The ultimate aim is for the orphans to be integrated back into a normally functioning breeding population.
If it's a GMO, that's basically what they've been looking at over and over again for the past 20 years, they're saying they don't need to look at new examples, if what you've done with gene editing could have been done with plant breeding, you're good to go.
We have been God-like in our planned breeding of our domesticated plants and animals, but we have been rabbit-like in our unplanned breeding of ourselves.
It's a na?ve domestic Burgundy without any breeding, but I think you'll be amused by its presumption.
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