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polyestrous

[ pol-ee-es-truhs ]
/ ˌpɒl iˈɛs trəs /
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adjective
having several estrus cycles annually or during a breeding season.
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Also especially British, pol·y·oes·trous [pol-ee-es-truhs, ‐ee-struhs] /ˌpɒl iˈɛs trəs, ‐ˈi strəs/ .

Origin of polyestrous

First recorded in 1895–1900; poly- + estrous
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Medical definitions for polyestrous

polyestrous
[ pŏl′ē-ĕstrəs ]

adj.
Ovulating more than once a year.
The American Heritage® Stedman's Medical Dictionary Copyright © 2002, 2001, 1995 by Houghton Mifflin Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Company.
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