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carcass, carcase

1.The framework of a building before the addition of sheathing or other covering.
2. The frame or main parts of a structure unfinished and unornamented, lacking masonry, brickwork, floors, carpentry, plastering, inside trim, etc.
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The Principal Components Analysis discriminated the three breeds in terms of carcass traits regardless of the slaughter season.
Genetic parameters for EUROP carcass traits within different groups of cattle in Ireland.
Associations of polymorphisms in the Pit-1 gene with growth and carcass traits in Angus beef cattle.
Effects of genotype and dietary oil supplementation on performance, carcass traits, pork quality and fatty acid composition of backfat and intramuscular fat.
Most studies conducted to estimate genetic parameters for carcass traits have used data from a limited number of producers or experimental stations.
Associations of SUMO3 gene polymorphisms with the carcass traits were carried out using two-way ANOVA with SPSS 13.
The effects of rearing system (C and SC) and gender (barrows and gilts) on growth and carcass traits were analyzed by the General Linear Model procedure.