1 type of animal
ADJ. new | rare | hardy
VERB + BREED keep a farm that keeps rare breeds
PREP. ~ of a new breed of dairy cattle
2 particular type of person
ADJ. new | dying, rare Entertainers of this sort are now a dying breed.
PREP. ~ of a new breed of international criminals
PHRASES a breed apart Health workers are a breed apart in their commitment and dedication to duty.
ADV. in captivity | successfully | commercially | selectively fish that have been selectively bred for their appearance
PREP. for dogs that are bred for their fighting ability | from She's a lovely cat. Will you breed from her?