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anestrous

[an-es-truh s] /ænˈɛs trəs/
adjective
1.
not showing estrus.
2.
of or pertaining to anestrus.
Also, anoestrous.
Origin
1905-1910
1905-10; an-1 + estrous
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  • Seasonality, estrous cycle length and endocrine profiles will be monitored during the anestrous and estrous cycles.
  • Develop breeding protocols to maximize fertility in lactating cattle with special emphasis on anovulatory or anestrous cattle.

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