metoestrus

[met-es-truh s, -ee-struh s]

noun


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British Dictionary definitions for metoestrus

metoestrus

US metestrus

noun

zoology the period in the oestrous cycle following oestrus, characterized by lack of sexual activity
Derived Formsmetoestrous or US metestrous, adjective
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