symbol for joule.
the basis of the J blood group system in cattle.
a small polypeptide that links (joins) monomeric components of IgM and IgA molecules; responsible for maintaining the polymeric form.
genes coding for the J chain of IgM and IgA molecules.
see juxtacapillary receptor.
[Af.] 1. see ovine pulmonary adenomatosis. 2. pyrrolizidine alkaloidosis of horses caused by Crotalaria dura, C. globifera, C. juncea. Term means ‘panting sickness’ with reference to prominent lung lesions.
1. male donkey; called a stallion in Great Britain. 2. see track leg.
j. colt male donkey less than 3 years of age.
mule j. one bred to mares for the production of mules.
see canavalia ensiformis.
the common American Hare. Called also Lepus californicus.