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LAMB. A ram, sheep or ewe, under the age of one year. 4 Car. & P. 216; S. C. 19 Eng. Com. Law Rep. 351.

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The minor differences in the sizes of the genomes of domestic sheep were due primarily to changes in the control region.
Respiratory illnesses like that are benign for domestic sheep but often lethal to bighorns, sometimes wiping out entire herds.
Most important, it was far from domestic sheep operations, unlike the eastern edge of the park.
11 32 Moose (Aires alces) 11 Unknown Cervidae 4 16 Bovidae 3 4% 12 14% Bighorn sheep (Ovis canadensis) 2 11 Mountain goat (Oreamnos americanus) 1 Domestic sheep (Ovis aries) 1 Antilocapridae 1 1% Pronghorn (Antilocapridae americana) 1 Equidae 1 1% Domestic Horse (Equus ferns) 1 Small Prey Sciuridae 2 3% 34 40% Marmot (Marmota spp.
Domestic sheep differ from their wild relatives and ancestors in several respects having become uniquely neotenicas a result of selective breeding by humans.
The occurence of the rumen ciliate Entodinium constrictum Dehority, 1974 (Entodiniidae, Entodiniomorphida) from domestic sheep.
The Durham team studied the impacts of climate on the Alpine Chamois, a species of mountain goat, and the effects that domestic sheep had on the goats' movements.
The researchers, who receive strategic funding from the Biotechnology and Biological Sciences Research Council, were part of a global team that has decoded the genome sequence - the entire genetic make-up - of domestic sheep for the first time.
Boasting of a vast Single Malt Scotch Whisky collection from Scotland, Black Sheep in Bonifacio Global City (BGC) finds a connection with the most common breed of domestic sheep found in the Scottish highlands, the Scottish Blackface.
In 2011, University of Cambridge neuroscientist Jennifer Morton reported somewhat of a jaw-dropper, that domestic sheep performed similarly to humans and Macaque monkeys on sensitive tests of executive functions.
In addition, an association of all these factors with insect infestation in domestic sheep was also recorded.