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  • adjective biology Capable of being entrained, or brought into a specific rhythm


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entrain +‎ -able


  • FAA also occurs during food deprivation, suggesting that a food-entrainable oscillator (FEO) keeps time in the absence of scheduled feeding.

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  • Locomotor activity is entrainable by light-dark cycles and by low-amplitude temperature cycles, peaking around the night-day transition and day, respectively.

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  • Veleri S, Brandes C, Helfrich-Forster C, Hall JC, Stanewsky R (2003) A self-sustaining, light-entrainable circadian oscillator in the Drosophila brain.

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