Associations to the word «Breeder»


BREEDER, noun. A person who breeds plants or animals professionally.
BREEDER, noun. (gay slang) (derogatory) A heterosexual; i.e. one whose sexual intercourse can lead to breeding.
BREEDER, noun. A type of nuclear reactor that creates material suitable for the production of atomic weapons. (See Wikipedia's article on fast breeder reactors.)
BREEDER, noun. (slang) (derogatory) a person who has had or who is capable of having children; a person who is focussed on the rearing of their own children.
BREEDER, noun. (cellular automata) A pattern that exhibits quadratic growth by generating multiple copies of a secondary pattern, each of which then generates multiple copies of a tertiary pattern.

Dictionary definition

BREEDER, noun. A person who breeds animals.

Wise words

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