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adjective as in pedigree

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Donna Marina, having secured a forged affidavit attesting to her pure blood, followed her husband to Mexico.

The whites of the Mauritius are chiefly French; though not wholly of pure blood.

This soul is carried in the spirit of the animal or man, which is found in the pure blood of the arteries.

If pure blood comes out, as if a vein were opened, some corrosion or gnawing of the womb is to be feared.

She was a Welshwoman of the pure blood, therefore delicately mannered by nature.

At present, there is hardly an Indian of certainly pure blood in the island, and that only in the northern mountains.


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On this page you'll find 6 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to pure-blood, such as: thoroughbred, full-blooded, and pedigreed.

From Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.