Definition of OEstrus. Meaning of OEstrus. Synonyms of OEstrus

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Definition of OEstrus

OEstrus
OEstrus [OE]s"trus, n. [L., a gadfly; also, frenzy, fr.Gr. ? gadfly; hence, sting, fury, insane desire, frenzy.] 1. (Zo["o]l.) A genus of gadflies. The species which deposits its larv[ae] in the nasal cavities of sheep is [oe]strus ovis. 2. A vehement desire; esp. (Physiol.), the periodical sexual impulse of animals; heat; rut.

Meaning of OEstrus from wikipedia

- The estrous cycle or oestrus cycle (derived from Latin oestrus "frenzy", originally from Gr**** οἶστρος oîstros "gadfly") is the set of recurring physiological...
- Oestrus ovis, the sheep bot fly, is a widespread species of fly of the genus Oestrus. It is known for its parasitic predation and damage to sheep, deer...
- 1758) that is a major pest in the Australian sheep industry. About 34 species are in the genus. Genus: Oestrus Linnaeus, 1758 Oestrus ovis Linnaeus, 1758...
- Schaik, C. P.; Launhardt, K.; Winkler, P.; Hodges, J. K. (2001). "Loss of oestrus, concealed ovulation and paternity confusion in free-ranging Hanuman langurs"...
- other is a female in oestrus (on heat); "bulling" is commonly used as a term for a female in oestrus. Female cattle in oestrus may mount any adult cattle...
- significantly more total oestrus smears over a twenty one day period, more complete oestrus cycles and a longer total duration of oestrus cycles relative to...
- males are tending bonds with females near oestrus, smaller males will tend to females that are ****her from oestrus. Dominant males can avoid having to sort...
- Gasterophilus Species: G. intestinalis Binomial name Gasterophilus intestinalis de Geer 1776 Synonyms Oestrus intestinalis de Geer 1776 Oestrus equi Clark 1797...
- Controlled internal drug release (CIDR) devices are used in livestock for the synchronization of estrus. They are T-shaped devices with a silicone-coated...
- information on another's identity, **** and reproductive status. Females in oestrus will signal their availability by scent marking more frequently and increasing...
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