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monestrous

[mon-es-truh s] /mɒnˈɛs trəs/
adjective
1.
of or pertaining to a mammal that has one estrus period per breeding season, as the dog.
Also, monoestrous.
Origin
1895-1900
1895-1900; mon- + estrous
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  • Females are monestrous, meaning they have one birth cycle per year.

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