elastration

elas·tra·tion

English syllables. 2014.

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  • Elastration — is a method of castration commonly used for livestock. Elastration is simply banding the testicles of the male until they drop off. In particular, it is the most common method used for sheep and goats, [ [http://www.pipevet.com/articles/Baby Lamb …   Wikipedia

  • elastration — /ˌilæsˈtreɪʃən/ (say .eelas trayshuhn) noun a method of castrating male calves and lambs and of removing tails of lambs by placing an antiseptic rubber band about the testes or on the tail which cuts off the blood supply, and causes the part to… …   Australian English dictionary

  • elastration — ˈstrāshən noun ( s) Etymology: blend of elastic (II) and castration : bloodless castration (as of a lamb) by fitting a strong rubber band about the scrotum …   Useful english dictionary

  • Cock ring — One design variant of a cock ring A cock ring, or cockring, is a ring that is placed around a man s penis, usually at the base, primarily to slow the flow of blood from the erect penile tissue, thus maintaining erection for a much longer period… …   Wikipedia

  • Docking (animal) — For Ear cropping, see cropping (animal). Two lambs having their tails docked by the use of rubber rings. The tight rubber rings block blood flow to the lower portion of the tail, which will atrophy and fall off. Docking is a term for the… …   Wikipedia

  • elastrator — /ˌilæsˈtreɪtə/ (say .eelas traytuh) noun an instrument used in elastration …   Australian English dictionary

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