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Preferred Term:

conception rate

Definition:
The percentage of matings that result in the successful fusion of egg and sperm to produce a zygote. Term can be used to describe individuals as well as groups or populations that share a common characteristic.
Concept Schemes:
NALT Core
Broader Concept:
Entry Terms:
  • conception efficiency
  • mating efficiency (animals)
URI:
https://lod.nal.usda.gov/nalt/137863
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