Also found in: Dictionary, Medical, Encyclopedia.
Related to anoestrus: polyestrous
Graphic Thesaurus  🔍
Display ON
Animation ON
  • noun

Synonyms for anoestrus

applies to nonhuman mammals: a state or interval of sexual inactivity between two periods of estrus

References in periodicals archive ?
Rhodes FM and SR Morgan Milk production and production worth of anoestrus dairy cows compared with their cycling herd mates.
2001) studied the effect of Saraca asoca stem bark and Trigonella foenum- graecum seeds on reproductive performance, serum progesterone and micro minerals profile in anoestrus cows and reported that the percentage of animals induced in oestrus and overall pregnancy rate using fenugreek seeds were higher (83.
Infertility and sub-fertility due to sub-estrous, anoestrus, repeat breeding and longer postpartum interval (PPI) and service period remain the predominant issues and challenge to researchers, scientific community and veterinarians in general and the farming community in particular.
1998), shows an increased incidence of post-partum anoestrus, abnormal ovarian cycles and prolonged luteal phases (high progesterone for >20 days before breeding) in high yielding cows (Table 1).
2002) reported that anoestrus buffalo heifers supplemented with vitamin E at 3,500 IU/week had increased vitamin E level in the plasma and 80% buffaloes showed estrus within 133 days of supplementation.