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Bruce Effect

recently conceived females resorb fetuses during early pregnancy in the presence of an unrelated male.

"Bruce is a strange male."


Vandenbergh Effect

acceleration of puberty of juvenile females in response to male urine


Lee-Boot Effect

Suppression of estrus cyclicity among group housed females that are isolated from males

"Booted out of estrus."


Whitten Effect

Synchronization of estrus in response to a male.

"Smitten with Whitten."