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- n. Any animal (such as the deer) of the family Cervidae.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. any member of the family Cervidae, a type of deer distinguished from the Bovidae by the male's having solid deciduous antlers.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. A ruminant of the family Cervidæ, as a deer.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. distinguished from Bovidae by the male's having solid deciduous antlers
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Date: August 25, 2007 at 12: 42 pm PST our results raise the possibility that CJD cases classified as VV1 may include cases caused by iatrogenic transmission of sCJD-MM1 prions or food-borne infection by type 1 prions from animals, e.g., chronic wasting disease prions in cervid.
CWD is a TSE/prion disease present in wild and domestic cervid populations of North America.
The existence of cervid prion protein variants raises the likelihood of distinct CWD strains.
Now that that's out of the way I can move on to a more masculine cervid.
I was wondering if that was just a cervid thing having killed mostly deer, elk, and pigs or if the authors were off base.
A large wooden throne centered on each of the four walls, each topped with the mount of a large, native cervid.
It is from a small-sized ruminant, most probably a cervid, genus Procervulus.
Got the results of the study done with human-mice and cervid-mice ...
Likewise for the cervid-mice, which have chemically identical elk nervous tissue.
And a mouse with a bull elk head for the cervid-mice.