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LAMB

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

lamb

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
uterus.
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.
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FALKIRK: Lambers 6 - Uras 6, Ross 7, Barr 7, Dodd 7 (Holden, 70mins, 6) - Milne 7, *CREGG 8, Lima 7 (S Thompson, 70mins, 6), Craig 7 - Latapy 6 (Stewart, 78mins, 6), Gow 7.
Having searched for a suitable plant ecophysiology text for a number of years, it was with great anticipation that I looked forward to reading Lambers, Chapin, and Pons' new book, Plant physiological ecology, especially knowing the excellent reputations of these three scientists.
This activity was closely connected to the placing of ceramic vessels along the lines," perhaps as offerings, said Lambers.
But after turning inside Karl Dodd, he sent a poor effort straight into the arms of Lambers.
Lucas Lambers, Engineering Manager at Gasunie: It is important for Gasunie to have professional engineering partners with high quality standards and professional knowledge management systems.
LONGTOWN MARCH 27 Store & breeding sheep: The mart had forward 2,143 store hoggs, in lambers and ewes with lambs at foot at their weekly sale.
Not used: Jerome Lambers, Dean Holden, Steven Thomson.
But after turning inside Karl Dodd he sent a poor effort straight into the arms of Lambers.
Lambers 6, Uras 6, Cregg 7, Ross 7, GOW 8, Latapy 7 (Stewart 5), Milne 7, Lima 6 (Holden 5), Barr 7, Dodd 7 (Thomson 5), Craig 7.
FALKIRK keeper Jeroen Lambers insists he is in no mood to give up his gloves after winning his place back against Inverness.
Mackie's battling qualities saw him beat goalkeeper Jeroen Lambers to the ball and score on 17 minutes.