day-old


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day-old

adj
having been in existence or alive for one day
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Adj.1.day-old - not fresh today; "day-old bread is cheaper than fresh"
stale - lacking freshness, palatability, or showing deterioration from age; "stale bread"; "the beer was stale"
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day-old

[ˈdeɪˈəʊld] ADJ [chick] → de un día
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Hunting herself for meat, up the left fork of the stream where lived the lynx, she had followed a day-old trail of One Eye.
When Jane realized that she was being borne away a captive by the strange forest creature who had rescued her from the clutches of the ape she struggled desperately to escape, but the strong arms that held her as easily as though she had been but a day-old babe only pressed a little more tightly.
Solution for day-old chicksKenchic has introduced hatchery vaccination in all day-old Broilers against Gumboro, Newcastle and Infectious Bronchitis diseases.
For most backyard poultry enthusiasts, the chicken came first--well, more correctly, the day-old chicks first arrived in the mail.
Police have launched an investigation into the death of the day-old lambs at a farm in Kingsclere Road, Kingsclere, near Basingstoke, Hampshire, on Friday.
Further isolates were obtained from follow-up carcasses, environmental samples, and pooled tissue samples of newly imported day-old chicks before placement on the farm.
The preparation of one day-old chicks for transportation is an activity of poultry industry with same importance as poultry raising and handling, due to microclimatic effect on first-week development, mainly in hot regions.
The application period for DEC's Day-Old Pheasant Chick Program is open from now until March 15, 2014.
PT Charoen Pokphan Indonesia Tbk, a big producer of animal feed and day-old chicks, said it will increase the contribution of its food processing business to more than 10%, but animal feed manufacturing will remain the core business, followed by day old chick business, respectively contributing 73% and 15% to its income.
According to the company, this upward increase in guidance was mainly due to an increase in average selling prices of the day-old broilers, which have exceeded its initial expectations.
AN animal charity launched an urgent appeal for canine foster mothers for a litter of abandoned day-old puppies.