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 for Well bred
From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Bred \Bred\,
     imp. & p. p. of Breed.
     [1913 Webster]
     Bred out, degenerated. "The strain of man's bred out into
        baboon and monkey." --Shak.
     Bred to arms. See under Arms.
     Well bred.
     (a) Of a good family; having a good pedigree. "A gentleman
         well bred and of good name." --Shak. [Obs., except as
         applied to domestic animals.]
     (b) Well brought up, as shown in having good manners;
         cultivated; refined; polite.
         [1913 Webster] Brede

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