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pedigree
used in Far from the Madding Crowd

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Definition
the line of ancestors of an animal

or more rarely:

the line of ancestors for a person; or general background of a person such as experience and education; or any background such as that of an idea
  • "Shepherd would like to hear the pedigree of yer life, father— wouldn't ye, shepherd?"
    Chapters 7-9 (55% in)

There are no more uses of "pedigree" in Far from the Madding Crowd.

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