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Synonyms for estrus

a regular period of sexual excitement in female mammals

Synonyms for estrus

applies to nonhuman mammals: a state or period of heightened sexual arousal and activity

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Anxiety, excitation, missing or being late for [greater than or equal to] 1 milking period, refusal to feed, and decreases in daily milk productivity were all examples of overt behavior reactions that were characteristic of ungulate females during estrus.
A beef cow has a 21-day estrous cycle, the period from one estrus, or heat, to the next.
Abortion and subsequent excretion of Chlamydiae from the reproductive tract of sheep during estrus.
The doses of LTX-diols required to block estrus in the present studies were equivalent to the dose level of THF-diols administered to adult male and female rats (0.
Date and duration of estrus have not been reported in the literature, but Hoogland (2001) reported that C.
Following detection of estrus, CL were obtained on days 2, 4, 10, and 15 (n=5/ group) of the estrous cycle, fixed in Carnoy's solution, and embedded in paraffin.
The awe is genuine, the reference to deity not merely a casual blasphemy, for a god had lived in that tree--a forest god feared and revered from the very beginning of our time on the planet, when protohumans left the forest, stood upright, and with an opposed thumb, a hungry belly, and year-round estrus came to dominate the world.
Female pandas, who normally live apart from males in the wild, undergo an estrus period for two to three weeks only one time per year in the spring.
In the rut, there's no better weapon than Wild Estrus Squirt and the Doe Dripper from Wildgame innovations.
Weighing in at a mere 33 ounces, and with a super-convenient fold-down size of just 10x12x15", Estrus Betty is the handiest way to give bucks something to gawk at this season.
Worcester's Bashar Agha just took full advantage of a buck's susceptibility to the scent of a hot doe in estrus and shot a huge buck in Thompson, Connecticut.
For estrus synchronization, a controlled internal drug release (CIDR) dispenser was inserted (D0; 0800 to 0900 h) for 14 days (D14; 0800 to 0900 h) and a single injection of 125 [micro]g prostaglandin F2[alpha] (PGF2[alpha]) (Estrumate; Intervet International B.
Dairymaster, the hi-tech dairy farming equipment manufacturer, is the world leader in estrus detection in cows.
Prof Dr Richard Pursley, Dairy Reproduction scientist at Michigan State University USA said speaking through video link at a consultative workshop on "New approaches of Estrus Synchronization to enhance fertility in Dairy animals" held at conference room of the University of Veterinary and Animal Sciences (UVAS) here on Saturday.
Down Wind Scents' Inferno attractant uses natural deer essence combined with modern technology to create an alluring 100-percent natural blend of urine from does in estrus.