animal product

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Noun1.animal product - a product made from animal materialanimal product - a product made from animal material
ambergris - waxy substance secreted by the sperm whale and found floating at sea or washed ashore; used in perfume
lac - resinlike substance secreted by certain lac insects; used in e.g. varnishes and sealing wax
Sonora lac - resembling lac; secreted by a scale living on twigs of certain Mexican shrubs; used locally as medicine
animal glue - a protein gelatin obtained by boiling e.g. skins and hoofs of cattle and horses
fish glue - gelatinous substance obtained by boiling skins fins and bones of fish
animal material - material derived from animals
animal skin - the outer covering of an animal
animal fiber, animal fibre - fiber derived from animals
beeswax - a yellow to brown wax secreted by honeybees to build honeycombs
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As the Campaign for Real Ale says, "Although the finings drop to the bottom of the cask with the yeast and are not consumed, the use of an animal product to produce the beer is objected to by strict vegetarians and vegans.
The web-based application is aimed at providing the Veterinary Services community with information regarding sources of animal and animal product movements in order to prevent, control and/or eliminate animal diseases and to monitor and promote animal health and productivity, claims the company.
These veterinary experts will advise their new member country counterparts on administering EU animal and animal product health laws in the weeks before and after accession.
Those categorized as "vegan" (eating any animal product less than once a month) had the lowest risk of having hypothyroidism, although this was not statistically significant.
For males, the smoking index was twice as important as the animal product index, while for females, the animal product index was twice as important.
The World Organisation for Animal Health, which is responsible for international animal and animal product trade standards under the World Trade Organisation, also focuses on this perspective.
Vegans" (consumed any animal product less than once a month), "lacto-ovo vegetarians" (consumed eggs or dairy at least once a month, other animal products less than once a month), and "pesco-vegetarians" (fish at least once a month, meat less than once a month) had a lower risk of death than did non-vegetarians.
If you were to eat any part of an animal or an animal product such as milk or eggs, some of the animal's cholesterol would make its way into your bloodstream.
Researchers from Western Washington University recently compared motivations of current and former animal product limiters.
With this purchase, Bayer HealthCare can enlarge its companion and food animal product lines in US.
The difference in greenhouse gas production between eating approximately 20 percent of calories from animal products (a lower level of animal product use than the typical American diet) and a vegan diet is roughly equivalent to the difference between driving a Camry and a Prius.
I believe that Six Arguments for a Greener Diet offers a means to introduce many people who are not yet vegetarian to the benefits of reducing animal product consumption, not only to help themselves but to help the environment and reduce animal suffering.