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Acronym for lentigines, atrial myxoma, mucocutaneous myxomas, and blue nevi. See: LAMB syndrome.


young sheep still with its dam or up to 5 months of age. Qualified as ram or ewe lamb. In commercial usage may include much older animals, e.g in Europe.

lamb bed
bummer lamb
an American term for an orphan lamb that has to be fed artifically with milk replacer.
lamb dysentery
a severe, highly fatal enteritis with diarrhea and dysentery in young lambs caused by Clostridium perfringens type B.
lamb industry
includes stud flocks which produce rams of fat lamb breeds, e.g. Dorset Down, commercial farms breeding crossbred fat lamb mothers and fattening the lambs. The latter may be undertaken in feedlots or on special pasture fattening farms. Saleyards and sale rings, lamb abattoirs and wholesale outlets comprise the marketing side of the industry.
lamb marking
earmarking, castration and tail docking.
lamb marking rate
the percentage of lambs born which reach the stage of lamb marking. An index of lamb mortality rate.
lamb poison
l's quarter
l's tongue
Scleroblitum (chenopodium) atriplicinum, plantago.
References in classic literature ?
I ask your pardon, learned governor,' said Riderhood, smearing his sleeve across his mouth as he laughed with a relish, 'tain't fair to the lambs, I know.
Wishing to see at my Lock up the river, the person as we've spoke of, and as you've answered for, I takes my leave of the lambs and of their learned governor both.
Exports of speciality, high end British lamb are continuing to grow thanks to the palates of our European neighbours.
A bit spicier is the lamb karahi ($10) here, boosted with ginger and green chiles.
This is a testament to the hard work and dedication of the firm's corporate practice, and reflects our long-standing experience in representing the insurance industry," said LeBoeuf Lamb chairman Steven H.
Instead, reach for American lamb for a healthful and satisfying addition to a balanced lifestyle.
Fresh from heading the breed society's national sale with a 21,000gns lamb, the Denbighshire farmer enjoyed another big pay day in Scotland on Friday.
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While healthier cooks tend to limit red meat, happily there is a place for lamb on the healthy plate
SAVE: PS6 PER KG Lamb leg steak (300g), Tesco, PS4, or two |British lamb chops (330g), Morrisons, PS4, for PS7.
tested 60 takeaway lamb curries and minced lamb kebabs from restaurants in Birmingham and London and found that 24 of them had been mixed with other meats such as beef and chicken.
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