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What is the definition of ubiquitous?

The term ubiquitous is used to indicate that something has the potential to happen all over, such as the presence of the house fly.

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What is the definition of udder?

The term udder refers to the organ used to produce milk in horses and ruminant animals; may also be referred to as the animal’s bag.

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What is the definition of udder cannula?

The term udder cannula refers to a tube-shaped tool that is designed to help inject a type of medicine into the teat.

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What is the definition of ulcer?

The term ulcer refers to a loss of tissue on top, exposing the tissue underneath it.

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What is the definition of umbilicus?

The term umbilicus refers to the spot in the wall of the abdomen in which the umbilical cord connects with the fetus; may also be referred to as the navel.

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What is the definition of undercoat?

The term undercoat refers to the hairs under the initial coat that are finer and softer than the outer coat

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What is the definition of underfur?

The term underfur refers to the thick, shorter hair that is found beneath an animal’s long, coarse coat

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What is the definition of undershot jaw?

The term undershot jaw refers to a medical condition in which the lower part of the jaw protrudes beneath the upper part of the jaw

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What is the definition of understocking?

The term understocking refers to the process of putting fewer animals in a particular area than a certain area would normally be able to handle.

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What is the definition of ungulate?

The term ungulate is used to denote animals that have hooves

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What is the definition of unilateral?

The term unilateral refers to a condition of having only one side

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What is the definition of unipera?

The term unipera is used to refer to an animal that has one offspring at a time

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What is the definition of unipolar?

The term unipolar refers to something only having one end

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What is the definition of unsex?

The term unsex refers to the process of removing the reproductive organs of an animal; to castrate or remove the ovaries

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What is the definition of unshod?

The term unshod is used to indicate a horse that has no shoes on the underside of its hooves

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What is the definition of upbreeding?

The term upbraiding refers to the process of using a breed with superior qualities and mating it with one with less desirable qualities in order to improve the breed

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What is the definition of upper respiratory tract?

The term upper respiratory tract refers to the section of the respiratory system that contains the mouth, nose, pharynx, larynx, trachea, and epiglottis.

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What is the definition of upstanding?

The term upstanding is used to refer to an animal that is tall and/or lanky

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What is the definition of urea?

The term urea refers to the the product of protein being metabolized; can be found in blood or urine.

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What is the definition of uremia?

The term uraemia refers to waste in the blood; may also be referred to as uremic poisoning.

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What is the definition of uremic?

The term uremic refers to a condition in which waste builds up in the bloodstream

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What is the definition of ureter?

The term ureter refers too the tubular shaft found between the kidneys and the bladder

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What is the definition of ureteractasis?

The term ureteractasis refers to a medical condition in which the ureter becomes distended.

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What is the definition of ureterectomy?

The term ureterectomy refers to the process of surgically removing the ureter

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What is the definition of ureterolith?

The term ureterolith refers to a condition in which a stone is found in the ureter.

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What is the definition of ureteroplasty?

The term ureteroplasty refers to the process of surgically repairing the ureter after illness or damage

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What is the definition of ureterostenosis?

The term ureterostenosis refers to a medical condition in which the ureter becomes narrow or constricted

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What is the definition of urethra?

The term urethra refers to a tube found between the bladder and the outside of the body; used to assist in urination.

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What is the definition of urethritis?

The term urethritis refers to a medical condition in which the urethra becomes inflamed

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What is the definition of urethrostomy?

The term urethrostomy refers to the creation of an opening between the skin and the urethra by surgical means