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ad libitum

(ad lib′ĭ-tŭm) [L. ad libitum, ],

ad lib

As desired, used as a direction in writing prescriptions.
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Baseline OF collections for oral THC sessions occurred at 2200, 1 h before the end of ad libitum smoking.
The remaining 7 lambs of the three groups were fed ad libitum and slaughtered after 49-days of feeding (realimentation phase).
For example, broiler meat producers may need to increase rearing period beyond 8 weeks in order for birds to completely compensate and thereby realize profit parity with birds fed ad libitum but at a lower cost.
* The blackcurrant and ethanol group was given blackcurrant juice ad libitum instead of water for one week.
Mice in IF group, was also divided into II (n=13) and IA (n=12) groups that their diet continued as before until the end of the study or changed to ad libitum from this time to the end, respectively.
(12) compared two high-carbohydrate and two high-protein diets consumed ad libitum for 12 weeks with high and low GI comparisons.
Los animales fueron mantenidos en estabulacion en puestos individuales techados con piso de cemento, donde tuvieron acceso a una dieta basal de pasto de corte y agua ad libitum, el suplemento se suministro de acuerdo con la experiencia, ya fuese afrechillo de trigo o FHM (en base humeda).
Though I was not at this particular concert I can say confidently from several years' experience that the audiences for symphonic music at Symphony Hall are very much advanced from the state described by Sir Thomas before the Second World War -even though occasionally there still remains the problem of ad libitum coughing.
Individuals were held in 1-liter containers placed inside the aquaria with recirculating 100% artificial seawater at 32 ppt salinity and were fed ad libitum a prepared pellet diet daily for 8 weeks.
In some, subjects were put on "ad libitum" diets, meaning they were allowed to eat as much as they wanted as long as they consumed fat, protein, and carbohydrates in the directed proportions.
The Ad Libitum Quartet give fine performances of the lengthy 1st quartet and the rather tauter No 2, and budget price gives a chance to gain familiarity with densely romantic music, which is not easily taken in at one hearing.
The diet was fed ad libitum and weighed before it was fed and its refusal was weighed back.