monestrous

adjective
mon·es·trous | \ (ˌ)mä-ˈnes-trəs \

Definition of monestrous 

: experiencing estrus once each year or breeding season

First Known Use of monestrous

1900, in the meaning defined above

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monestrous

adjective
mon·es·trous | \ (ˈ)mä-ˈnes-trəs \
variants: or chiefly British monoestrous \(ˈ)mä-ˈnēs- \

Medical Definition of monestrous 

: experiencing estrus once each year or breeding season

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