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boar

a male pig more than 6 months old and destined for use as a sire.

boar effect
boar exposure to gilts causes an earlier onset of puberty with some synchronization.
boar shield
a strong, oval layer of cartilage which develops over the shoulders of adult boars. Is a protective mechanism in boar fights. When cooked it becomes gelatinous.
boar-sow ratio
the number of boars required to maintain a sow herd at full piglet-producing performance.
boar taint
an odor specific to fresh boar meat, especially from adult boars, and said to resemble stale urine, is strongest immediately after slaughter, fades during storage but returns on frying or boiling. Some diners prefer the redolent rashers.
wild boar
susscrofa.
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Although there are some indications that Sanglier was his true family name.
One of the best is Chez Yvonne at 10 Rue de Sanglier in Strasbourg, where French president Jacques Chirac is seen when he's in town.
La conservation du leopard dans l'ensemble des pays des Caucases et de la Turquie reussira seulement si les populations viables des onglons proie, comme la chevre de Bezoard (Capra aegagrus) et le sanglier (Sus scrofa), peuventetre soutenues dans des habitats proteges et non-proteges et les personnes dans la region sont instruites au sujet de l'importance de cette espece en ce qui concerne la durabilite de l'ecosysteme.
Monoprix, for example, sells Daube de Sanglier, which is a kind of stew made from boar.
The first illustration, already alluded to above, which shows the boar confronting the child against a background of sinister encroaching trees, captures in every detail the moment of hesitation described ('Le Sanglier l'apercut, s'arreta.
Pate du Chef Garlic and Herbs, Pate Ardennais, Pate Chevreuil, Venison Terrine, Smooth Mushroom Pate, Pate Duck with Port, Pate Sanglier (Wild Boar), Pate Green Pepper Terrine, Goose Pate.
Biologie et migrations du sanglier de Borneo (Sus barbatus Muller 1869).
Chaotic systems and their properties have received a considerable amount of attention in the natural sciences (Allen and Sanglier 1978: Artigiani 1987; Prigogine and Stengers 1984; Ruelle 1991) and to some extent, but more recently, in economics (Brock and Malliaris 1989).
Le <<mauvais>> journal est represente <<comme un sanglier dans la vigne du Seigneur, ou comme un loup dans la bergerie du Bon Pasteur>> (p.
In contrast there is Monet's disturbing Tete de sanglier (Head of a Wild Boar) which is signed and dated Sivry, January 4, 1870.
Apollinaire Sanglier lowered his eyes and discovered a small army of minute snails advancing on the earthen floor.
Le sanglier l'avait blessee, gravement, a la tete et au cou devant le domicile de ses parents, dans la region d'El Ghoualif de la delegation d'Ennfidha, gouvernorat de Sousse.