weanling


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wean·ling

(wēn'ling),
A young animal that has become adjusted to food other than milk from its mother or other sources and in animals, no longer dependent on mother for protection or nurturing.

weanling

/wean·ling/ (wēn´ling)
1. recently weaned.
2. a recently weaned infant.

weanling

(wēn′lĭng)
n.
A newly weaned child or young animal.
adj.
Newly weaned.

weanling

a child who has recently been weaned.

wean·ling

(wēn'ling)
A young animal that has adjusted to food other than mother's milk.

weanling

see weaner.

weanling enteritis
see coliform gastroenteritis.
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Approximately 180 horses, featuring Cedar Mountain weanlings and Sulphur yearling horses, will be available for adoption from 9 a.
Effect of replacing SDPP with YE on growth performance, feed intake and fecal scours in weanling piglets.
Our previous study also found that compared with ferrous sulfate, appropriate dietary Fe-Gly could improve growth performance, haematological characteristics in weanling pigs (Feng et al.
2003), and we previously demonstrated that developmental exposure to the PCB mixture Aroclor 1254 (Al254) interferes with normal patterns of dendritic growth and plasticity in weanling rats (Lein et al.
The price of fish meal has exploded and is causing producers to search for new options for weanling pig diets.
To investigate the source of the MRSA, samples were also taken from the nares of 12 healthy weanling pigs and 10 healthy gilts on a supplier farm (farm B) that had provided gilts for breeding to farm A.
Since most diarrhoea cases are attributable to contamination of food and water, the study investigated the association between feeding practices and weanling diarrhoea.
0 hr, a greater disruption of conditioning was observed in the weanling and young-adult rats than in the aged rats at the 3-hr CS-US interval (Misanin, Greider, & Hinderliter, 1988).
These eight weanling horses will be available for viewing during the Idaho Horse Expo (Ford Idaho Horse Park,16200 Idaho Center Blvd, Nampa) starting late Friday afternoon.
cava will improve the performance of weanling pigs by modifying the gastrointestinal tract microflora, digestibility and immunity.
In foal to Giant's Causeway 41 Contested daughter of Ghostzapper is one of this season's leading US three-year-old fillies thanks to wins in the Test and Acorn Stakes 71 Grace Hall the winner of last season's Spinaway Stakes, this daughter of Empire Maker finished fourth in Friday's Breeders' Cup Ladies' Classic 76 Havre De Grace (pictured) brilliant daughter of Saint Liam was named last year's Horse of the Year and champion handicap mare following a season in which she won three Grade 1 races 110 b f Medaglia d'Oro-Cry And Catch Me weanling filly is the first foal out of her Grade 1-winning dam, herself a half-sister to this season's unbeaten juvenile Certify.