the dried blood of animals used as a fertilizer, diet supplement for livestock, or deer repellent.
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How to use blood meal in a sentence
They can live several months without a blood meal, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.
Social bonds among vampire bats as they roost in trees include grooming one another and regurgitating blood meals for hungry pals.
It then crawls up your body, finds a good place to feed, cuts your skin open with tiny incisors and sticks in a feeding tube, through which it slowly takes a blood meal.We Used to Have a Lyme Disease Vaccine. Are We Ready to Bring One Back? | Mandy Oaklander | June 17, 2021 | Time
The species bites humans for more than half of its blood meals.The U.S.’s first open-air genetically modified mosquitoes have taken flight | Susan Milius | May 14, 2021 | Science News