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birth

(Beginning), noun animation, arrival, creation, debut, embarkation, establishment, genesis, inauguration, inception, incipience, incunabula, infancy, introduction, nascency, onset, origin, origination, ortus, vitalization
Associated concepts: ante natus

birth

(Emergence of young), noun arrival, childbirth, delivery, nativity, parturition, vivification
Associated concepts: birth certificate, birth control, issue, pretermission
Foreign phrases: Non nasci, et natum mori, paria sunt.Not to be born, and to be born dead, are the same.

birth

(Lineage), noun ancestry, bloodline, derivation, descent, extraction, heredity, heritage, inheritance, line, line of descent, parentage, provenance, succession
Associated concepts: birth certificate, legitimacy
Foreign phrases: Qui in utero est pro jam nato habetur, quoties de ejus commodo quaeritur.He who is in the womb is regarded as already born, whenever a question arises for his benefit.
See also: ancestry, bloodline, creation, derivation, descent, family, genesis, inception, lineage, nascency, nationality, onset, origin, origination, outset, parentage, race, source, start

BIRTH. The act of being wholly brought into the world. The whole body must be detached from that of the mother, in order to make the birth complete. 5 C. & P. 329; S. C. 24 E. C. L. R. 344 6 C. & P. 349; S. C. 25 E. C. L. R. 433.
     2. But if a child be killed with design and maliciously after it has wholly come forth from the body of the mother, although still connected with her by means of the umbilical cord, it seems that such killing will be murder. 9 C. & P. 25 S . C. 38 E. C. L. R. 21; 7 C. & P. 814. Vide articles Breath; Dead Born; Gestation; Life; and 1 Beck' s Med. Jur. 478, et seq.; 1 Chit. Med. Jur. 438; 7 C. & P. 814; 1 Carr. & Marsh. 650; S. C. 41 E. C. L. R. 352; 9 C. & P. 25.
     3. It seems that unless the child be born alive, it is not properly a birth, but a carriage. 1 Chit. Pr. 35, note z. But see Russ. & Ry. C. C. 336.

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2013), who reported that pure Holstein cows had more days open and longer calving intervals than Holstein x Jersey, Holstein x Montbeliarde and A1/4 Holstein x A1/4 Jersey x A1/2 Swedish Red crossbreed cows.
k categories of calving difficulty, the derived estimation equations [9] are as follows:
The delay in a heifer's first calving is usually due to the fear of calving immature, undersised heifers, but with the right management, heifers can, and should be, run with a bull at 14 months.
Earlier calving helps with this but it is important to consider how the cow is managed after calving and optimum weight or body condition scores are crucial," added Gwawr Parry.
Between 1994 and 2001, only two Beverly cows had been satellite-collared; these cows calved on the Beverly traditional calving ground (1995-97 and 2001-05; GNWT unpubl.
Asked whether the EAD is making any preparations to facilitate the calving season, the official said there is nothing to do but monitor it because it is a natural process.
Cows are housed over winter and, for ease of management, all calving is done indoors.
Table 3 shows the effect of sex of calf, parity of cow or season of calving on the age at first calving and calving interval of the Friesian x Sanga cows.
There should be provision of secondary calving area in the herd to prevent infection to the calves born later in the calving season from earlier incidences.
The variability in vegetative cover and density, visibility, and proximity to water has made describing calving sites difficult (Addison et al.
Gestation length is partly t matter of genetics; some breeds and family lines within breeds tend to have longer or shorter gestation lengths, and this is a factor in calving ease.
Excessively fat heifers should be avoided since the extra fat can influence udder development and generate calving related problems.