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the process by which an organism produces others of its kind

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elegance by virtue of fineness of manner and expression

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the result of good upbringing (especially knowledge of correct social behavior)

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helping someone grow up to be an accepted member of the community

the production of animals or plants by inbreeding or hybridization

producing offspring or set aside especially for producing offspring

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MOCCAE announced that shark fishing is banned during the period from Thursday 1st February until 30th June, coinciding with their breeding season.
This is why the location of Scottish Water treatment works in Dumfries and Galloway are ideal places to install nest boxes to attract the tree sparrows for the crucial breeding season.
It is important to undertake a full 'ram MOT' prior to the breeding season, looking at their testicles, body condition score, feet and teeth, and whether their vaccinations and fluke treatments are up to date," she added.
In conclusion, it is suggested that all treatment procedures may be used for estrous synchronization in Hair goats during breeding season due to the satisfactory results.
Kingfishers hold a feeding territory through autumn and winter, usually a short stretch of river; the male might defend the same area it uses in the breeding season but, in North Wales, most head downstream to an estuary.
501 of 2015 regulates fishing and marketing of these varieties of fish in their breeding season during the period from March 1 to April 30 of each year.
Both Licht (1969) and Storm (1960) described male vocalization as a very quiet call which is heard over a 2-wk breeding season.
The meeting also decided to request district administration to impose ban on sale and purchase of fish from March to June, the breeding season of fish.
Average testicular weight during breeding season also showed no significant difference from that in non-breeding season (t = 0.
The holiday period coincides with the birds' breeding season and, being fierce defenders of their offspring, the birds will occasionally be aggressive - for a few weeks a year - to those they consider too close to their nests or young.
An official of Fisheries Department told on Sunday that angling in the Rawal Lake was banned because of the breeding season of Gulfam fish.
Towards the end of the year, there were a few behaviors indicative of a potential pregnancy, such as starting to build a nest and those sorts of things," said Catt, but the December breeding season ended with no cubs.
But Birdwatch Ireland said it would have been happier if crews descended on the Kerry outpost in the autumn or spring - after the birds' breeding season.
Angie, a female Arabian tahr (Arabitragus jayakari), was born early Saturday at MNC for this year's breeding season.
Building on the work of previous breeding seasons the department of arts, heritage and the gaeltacht now invites tenders for the provision of seabird wardening and monitoring services for rockabill spa over the course of the 2014 breeding season.