a situation or period of intimate inactivity between two periods of estrus applies to nonhuman mammals
- relates to nonhuman mammals: a situation or period of intimate inactivity between two periods of estrus
a time period of sexual dormancy.Explanation:ANESTRI is a common play in scrabble and it is the plural of anestrus. Anestrus virtually means "without estrus" or an absence of female reproductive cycle. The official scrabble players dictionary provides an ambiguous meaning: "times of sexual dormancy." Anestrus within the slang good sense is a bastardization of and play on the medical term.