micromort


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micromort

(ˈmaɪkrəʊˌmɔːt)
n
a unit of risk equal to a one-in-a-million chance of dying
[from micro + mort(ality)]
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90 for a single micromort (that is, a risk change of 0.
Annual (1 Jun-31 May), summer (1 May-31 Oct), and winter (1 Nov-30 Apr) survival rates (with 95% CIs) were estimated for adults, yearlings, cows (adult females), and bulls (adult males) using MICROMORT (Heisey and Fuller 1985), which incorporates the Mayfield survival estimator (Mayfield 1961, 1975; Trent and Rongstad 1974).