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Meaning of "crib-biting" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF CRIB-BITING

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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF CRIB-BITING

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Crib-Biting is a noun.
A noun is a type of word the meaning of which determines reality. Nouns provide the names for all things: people, objects, sensations, feelings, etc.

WHAT DOES CRIB-BITING MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Definition of crib-biting in the English dictionary

The definition of crib-biting in the dictionary is a harmful habit of horses in which the animal leans on the manger or seizes it with the teeth and swallows a gulp of air.


WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE CRIB-BITING

criant
crib
crib death
crib-biter
crib-wall
cribbage
cribbage board
cribbed
cribber
cribbing
cribble
cribella
cribellar
cribellum
cribrate
cribration
cribriform
cribrose
cribrous
cribwork

WORDS THAT END LIKE CRIB-BITING

accounting
auditing
awaiting
biting
copywriting
creative writing
editing
exciting
handwriting
inhibiting
inviting
limiting
recruiting
soliciting
songwriting
underwriting
visiting
vomiting
waiting
whiting
writing

Synonyms and antonyms of crib-biting in the English dictionary of synonyms

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Translation of «crib-biting» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF CRIB-BITING

Find out the translation of crib-biting to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of crib-biting from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «crib-biting» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

婴儿床咬
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

cuna - morder
570 millions of speakers

English

crib-biting
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

पालना काट
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

- عض سرير
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

Кроватка - кусаться
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

roer berço
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

ডাবা-কামড়ে
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

tic
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Buaian
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

Krippenbeißen
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

ベビーベッド、かむ
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

침대 - 물고
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Crib-biting
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

nôi cắn
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

எடுக்காதே-கடித்தல்
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

घरकुल-चावणारा
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

beşik-ısırma
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

- presepe mordere
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

szopka - gryzie
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

Ліжечко - кусатися
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

- muscatura pat de copil
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

κούνια - δάγκωμα
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

krip -byt
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

spjälsäng - bita
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

krybbebitere
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of crib-biting

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «CRIB-BITING»

The term «crib-biting» is used very little and occupies the 186.979 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «CRIB-BITING» OVER TIME

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Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about crib-biting

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «CRIB-BITING»

Discover the use of crib-biting in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to crib-biting and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
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The Encyclopedia of Applied Animal Behaviour and Welfare
150 CRIB-BITING (CRIBBING) (E. przewalskii). Management practices that depart from the trickle feeding typically found in free—ranging equidae, such as feeding discrete concentrated meals that require little mastication, have a greater effect ...
D. S. Mills, Jeremy N. Marchant-Forde, 2010
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Proceedings of the International Equine Science Meeting 2008
University. of. Regensburg,. Germany. Contributed. Presentation. Is. modified. Forssell's. operation. superior. to. cribbing. collar. in. preventing. crib-biting. in. horses? Krisztina Nagy 1*, Gábor Bodó1, György Bárdos2, Andrea Harnos 1 1 Szent ...
Konstanze Krüger, 2009
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The Cattle Plague: With Official Reports of the ...
The Reporter has stated that there is a great similarity between crib-biting and restiveness, and he doubtless intended — so it appeared to me — should crib- biting be admitted, to level a reproach against the former resolution. But there exists ...
John Gamgee, 1866
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Equine Behavior: A Guide for Veterinarians and Equine Scientists
0 5 10 15 20 25 5 0 10 Mean hay-bites per hour Mean crib-bites per hour O b s e r v e d b i t e s p e r h o u r 15 20 25 Hour (24 hour clock) Figure 8.11 Diurnal rhythm in the bite rates for crib-biting and eating hay (from 64 days of observation ).
Paul McGreevy, 2012
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Equine Reproduction
The distinction between crib-biting and windsucking is often blurred because definitions differ in several English-speaking countries. (Windsucking must be declared at auction in the UK and tends to lower the value of affected animals.) In the ...
Angus O. McKinnon, Edward L. Squires, Wendy E. Vaala, 2011
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Horse Behaviour and Welfare
It was postulated that crib biting provided some relief by helping to produce alkaline saliva which would in turn help buffer the stomach pH especially when other opportunities for mastication were limited. The aim of this work was therefore to ...
Martine Hausberger, Eva Søndergaard, William Martin-Rosset, 2007
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The Veterinarian
CONSIDERATIONS ON CRIB-BITING, WITH ERUCTATION. By M. E. Fischer, Veterinarian at Cessingen-lez-Luxembourgh. Although the anormal action with horses known under the appellation of crib-biting is so frequently observed, it is still ...
mr. percival, 1853
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Sporting Magazine: Or, Monthly Calendar of the Transactions ...
of soundness, is, to all intents and purposes, returnable: and I think I cannot be accounted unfair or erroneous in this position, founded on the well-ascertained fact, that " crib-biting horses are injured in their stamina." That Nestor among ...
9
Opioid Peptides—Advances in Research and Application: 2013 ...
According to news reporting originating from Helsinki, Finland, by NewsRx correspondents, research stated, “Crib-biting is classified as an oral stereotypy, which may be initiated by stress susceptibility, management factors, genetic factors and ...
‎2013
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Equine Neurology
Crib-biting The crib-biting horse will take hold of a stable door, manger, ledge, fence post, or other solid projection, usually at approximately sternum height, using incisor teeth. Then, primarily by pressing down hard with the upper incisors , the ...
Martin Furr, Stephen Reed, 2008

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «CRIB-BITING»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term crib-biting is used in the context of the following news items.
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Very Wood loses Navan prize
The substance derives from chilli peppers and is used in some crib-biting solutions as well as a liniment, by which it can reduce pain and ... «Sportinglife.com, May 15»
2
Cooper continues good start to season
The substance derives from chilli peppers and is used in some crib-biting solutions as well as a liniment, by which it can reduce pain and ... «Irish Examiner, May 15»
3
Californian researchers delve into silica-related disease in horses
Crib-biting may have a feelgood factor for some horses – researchers Discouraging crib-biters could be counter-productive, say scientists. «Horsetalk, Mar 15»
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Level of key growth factor linked to obesity in horses
Crib-biting may have a feelgood factor for some horses – researchers Discouraging crib-biters could be counter-productive, say scientists. «Horsetalk, Nov 14»
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Study: Cortisol and Noncribbing Cribbers
Crib-biting might be a successful coping strategy that helps horses gain ... “Preventing crib-biters from crib-biting could be counterproductive ... «TheHorse.com, Oct 14»
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Crib-biting may have a feelgood factor for some horses – researchers
stock-yard_0928 Crib-biting seems to provide some beneficial feedback to horses who indulge in the behaviour, according to Swiss ... «Horsetalk, Aug 14»
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What's new in the world of colic? [H&H VIP]
Crib-biting and wind-sucking have been associated with an increased risk of colic in general, as well as with recurrence and specific forms of ... «Horse & Hound, Jul 14»
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Colic in horses: the risk factors and how to reduce them
Stereotypical behaviours such as wind-sucking and crib-biting. 8. Long periods of confinement (for example, during box-rest). 9. A high worm ... «Horse & Hound, Apr 14»
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Are genetic factors behind crib-biting?
A genetic study indicates that genes previously linked to stereotypic behaviors are not a major risk factor for crib-biting. Crib-biting, or cribbing, ... «Horsetalk, Feb 14»
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Does Feeding Hay Before Grain Reduce Cribbing?
Feeding hay before grains appears to reduce the intensity of cribbing episodes, said Louise Nicholls, MSc candidate specializing in crib-biting ... «TheHorse.com, Sep 13»

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« EDUCALINGO. Crib-Biting [online]. Available <https://educalingo.com/en/dic-en/crib-biting>. Nov 2019 ».
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