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What is the definition of v muscle?

V muscle is the used to refer to the muscles in a horse’s chest that appear to look like an upside-down V.

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What is the definition of vaginitis?

Vaginitis is a medical condition in which the vagina becomes inflamed.

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What is the definition of valgus?

Valgus is the term used to indicate something that is bent out.

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What is the definition of valine?

Valine is an amino acid that occurs naturally in the body.

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What is the definition of valvotomy?

Valvotomy is an incision into a membrane or valve; done surgically.

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What is the definition of vane?

Vane refers to the webby part of a bird’s feather; very thin and fragile.

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What is the definition of variant?

Variant refers to anything anything that has been recognized as to be not what would be accepted as normal.

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What is the definition of variety hybrid?

The term variety hybrid refers to a cross hybrid that is made up of two different variations of the same species of animal.

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What is the definition of vas deferens?

The term used to refer to the tube that carries sperm into the pelvis in the direction of the urethra.

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What is the definition of vasculitis?

Vasculitis is any inflammation of a blood vessel or lymph.

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What is the definition of vasectomised?

The term vasectomised is used to refer to a male animal that has been surgically altered to keep them from properly producing live sperm.

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What is the definition of vasectomy?

A vasectomy is a surgical procedure in which the tube used to carry sperm into the pelvis is removed; in most cases the sexual urges are still there although the live sperm is not.

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What is the definition of vasoconstrictor?

A vasoconstrictor is any substance that makes the blood vessels smaller in size.

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What is the definition of vasotocin?

Vasotocin is a type of hormone that is used to stimulate oviposition in birds; similar in nature to oxytocin.

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What is the definition of vat?

The term vat is used to refer to a large tub or container used to hold liquids; may be used to dip animals into.

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What is the definition of vection?

The term vection refers to the action of passing a disease from one organism to another organism.

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What is the definition of vector?

The term vector refers to a carrier of a disease; helps to move a disease from one animal to the next.

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What is the definition of venipuncture?

Venipuncture is the act of taking blood out of a vein with the help of a syringe and needle.

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What is the definition of mental midline incision?

The ventral midline incision is a term used to refer to an incision that is made along the midsection of the abdomen.

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What is the definition of ventricle?

The term ventricle refers to either

A cavity in certain animals

or

A rear chamber in the heart or a cavity in the brain

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What is the definition of ventriculus?

The term ventriculus refers to the stomach in certain birds; may also be referred to as the gizzard.

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What is the definition of ventrodorsal projection?

Ventrodorsal projection is a beam that passes from the stomach to the back; an x-ray beam

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What is the definition of vermicide?

Vermicide refers to anything that is designed to kill worms or other parasites; anthelmintic substance

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What is the definition of vermifuge?

Vermifuge is a term referring to any chemical that causes worms or parasitic worms to be expelled from an animal’s body

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What is the definition of verminous?

The term verminous refers to anything having to do with worms or occurring as the result of worms

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What is the definition of vermis?

Vermis is a worm

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What is the definition of verrucae?

Verrucae are body warts

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What is the definition of vertebra?

The term veterbra refers to bones in the spinal column

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What is the definition of vertebrates?

Vertebrate is a term used to refer to animals that have a spine or backbone, including fish and mammals

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What is the definition of vertical transmission?

Vertical transmission is the transfer of a disease from the mother to the fetus