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Synonyms for cycle

series of events

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a course, process, or journey that ends where it began or repeats itself

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an interval during which a recurring sequence of events occurs

a series of poems or songs on the same theme

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a periodically repeated sequence of events

a single complete execution of a periodically repeated phenomenon

cause to go through a recurring sequence

pass through a cycle

ride a motorcycle

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ride a bicycle

recur in repeating sequences

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To test this theory of egg viability, Staigmiller and coworkers are taking eggs produced by mature cows and transferring them into heifers at the young females' first or third estrus cycles.
The degree of the vaginal epithelium maturation (quantity of superficial cells without nuclei) in the smears of the first group of dairy cows during the first estrus cycle (27-64 days postpartum) was 97% (Table 4).
A: The estrus cycle of a doe is triggered by the amount of light in the day.
Kippenberger routinely treated racing greyhounds with steroids to control the dogs' normal estrus cycle.
Plasma estradiol concentrations decreased on about day 6 of the estrus cycle and remained low from days 7-15 compared with the pre-luteal (Figure 3, left panel) and follicular phases (Figure 3, middle panel).
True or False: If does are not bred during their first estrus cycle, or during the primary rut, they will go into heat again 28 days later.
If a doe conceives just one estrus cycle late the fawn(s) of course will wean a month later than intended.
A doe estrus cycle lasts around 25 days, maybe a little less, maybe a little more.
It is unlikely that many does are going to go through an estrus cycle without getting bred.
The second rut will have some early fawns entering their first estrus cycle and un-bred does coming into estrus again creating a much lower profile.
There are five options, including; Doe "P", an attractor scent made of 100-percent doe urine, best used in September and October early archery seasons; Whitetail Heat, collected during real does' estrus cycle, used in mock scrapes and drippers; Young Buck, to spark a dominant buck's territorial instincts; Curiosity Scent, appealing to the social nature of whitetail deer, employed as a cover scent or attractant; and Tarsal Gland Lure, which is best during rut and pre-rut periods in combination with drags, scrapes and mock scrapes.