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artificial

Biology relating to superficial characteristics not based on the interrelationships of organisms

artificial

Made to resemble a natural material or object, for example, faux marbre.
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5 whereas temperature varied from 12[degrees]C to 32[degrees]C in the artificial breeding of H.
The use later on of advanced breeding technology, among other measures, broke the ground to yield successful results for artificial breeding in 1995 and 1996, they said.
First of all, we have been conducting artificial breeding for almost 20 years to support our genetics research.
WHENEVER we talk about the potential of artificial breeding technologies, such as artificial insemination and cloning, the first question raised is this: What would racing look like if all the pedigrees were similar, or the same?
AZA's Elephant Species Survival Plan (SSP) has called for a five-fold increase in African elephant reproduction efforts -- using both natural and artificial breeding methods -- in order to create a self-sustaining elephant population among North American zoos and wildlife centers.
Indeed, some hunts even provide artificial breeding dens and even feed foxes to ensure that there are plenty of animals to hunt - another fact the fox hunters prefer to hide.
The Thai fisheries department has said it will propose to the CITES within the year that the species be removed from the list due to the success of the artificial breeding effort.
Related services, such as frozen food lockers, statewide insurance programs and county artificial breeding services have now been replaced by activities such as integrated pest management programs, use of satellite technology in field applications, genetic record keeping and propagation of crops and livestock, expanded farm credit services and regional electric and telecommunications programs.
along with others from the universities of Wyoming, Colorado and Idaho, are all looking at developing procedures that might be applied to the artificial breeding of this ferret--in the event natural breeding is unsuccessful.
Intergraph Mapping and GIS Solutions (NASDAQ: INGR) today announced that the Livestock Improvement Corporation in New Zealand has selected GeoMedia WebEnterprise as its first spatially based information system for the company's on-farm artificial breeding (AB) service.