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Related to anestrous: anestrus, polyestrous


1. Not exhibiting estrus.
2. Of or relating to anestrus.


(ænˈɛs trəs)

1. not showing estrus.
2. of or pertaining to anestrus.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.anestrous - of or relating to anestrus
2.anestrous - (of lower mammals) not in a state of estrus; not in heat; "an anestrous bitch"
mammal, mammalian - any warm-blooded vertebrate having the skin more or less covered with hair; young are born alive except for the small subclass of monotremes and nourished with milk
estrous - (of lower mammals) showing or in a state of estrus; in heat; "the estrous state"; "the estrous cycle"
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The use of hormonal treatments to improve reproductive performance of anestrous beef cattle in tropical climates.
Estrous synchronization can be managed by different programs including single or combined use of hormones such as progestagens, estrogens, melatonin, PGF2[alpha], PMSG, hCG, GnRH in breeding, transition or anestrous seasons in goats (Alaam, 2005; Titi et al.
The effect of equine chorionic gonadotropin on follicular size, luteal volume, circulating progesterone concentrations, and pregnancy rates in anestrous beef cows treated with a novel fixed-time artificial insemination protocol.
1a), in the anestrous stage the parabasal cells were more prevalent than the other cell types (H: 107.
Oxidative status and some serum macro minerals during estrus, anestrous and repeat breeding in Cholistani cattle.
Reproductive performance of anestrous non-descriptive cows treated with CIDR and [PGF.
DE CASTRO, T Superovulatory response in anestrous ewes is affected by the presence of a large follicle.
This includes animals within 6 to 7 days of a previous heat, prepubertal heifers and postpartum anestrous cows.
Seasonal changes in ovarian activity, estrous behavior and postpartum anestrous length of Barbarine ewes: influences of nutritional levels and presence of males.
Intravaginal progesterone device and/or temporary weaning on reproductive performance of anestrous crossbred Angus x Nelore cows.
Estrus response after a short progesterone priming in seasonally anestrous goats.