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pedigree /pdgri/ n. 1 [C;U] a recorded list of ancestors, esp. for an animal, (syns.) lineage, ancestry: His horse has a long pedigree. 2 [C] the quality of an animals breeding (esp. a dog or horse), the purity of its line of descent: My dog has a very good pedigree.
adj. or pedigreed /pdgrid/ recorded as having a pure line of descent from a single breed: a pedigree poodle