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period

noun age, bout, continuance, course, duration, eon, epoch, era, hitch, interval, juncture, length of time, limited time, point, season, shift, span, spell, stage, stint, stretch, tenure, term, time, time interval, time stretch, tour, while
Associated concepts: period of redemption
See also: age, annum, cycle, date, duration, expiration, life, moratorium, tenure, term, time
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While the prepatent period was in non-diabetic mice was 2.
Key words: Alces alces, climate, body condition, Elaphostrongylus alces, intermediate host, gastropods, moose, prepatent period, protostrongylidae, Sweden
The prepatent period of 4 days observed in this study is consistent with the findings of Umar et al.
However, to assess the treatment effect of essential oils, prepatent period, longevity and mortality of mice was determined.
Lower prevalence in coprological examination in present survey is indicative of lower sensitivity of this technique which is attributed to long prepatent period and intermittent shedding of eggs (Abunnaet al.