Biantheriferous

Bi`an`ther`if´er`ous


a.1.(Bot.) Having two anthers.
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These vampire bats fly from place to place in great swarms, and they are so large and blood-thirsty that a few of them can kill a horse or an ox in a short time by sucking its blood.
But more surprising is it to know, as has been proved by experiment, that the blood of a Polar whale is warmer than that of a Borneo negro in summer.
On the door-posts of the gateway of the Intunkulu, the house of the king, were great smears of blood.
An account of the Galles, and of the author's reception at the king's tent; Their manner of swearing, and of letting blood.
three at the entrance of the hollow veins where they are disposed in such a manner as by no means to prevent the blood which it contains from flowing into the right ventricle of the heart, and yet exactly to prevent its flowing out; three at the entrance to the arterial vein, which, arranged in a manner exactly the opposite of the former, readily permit the blood contained in this cavity to pass into the lungs, but hinder that contained in the lungs from returning to this cavity; and, in like manner, two others at the mouth of the venous artery, which allow the blood from the lungs to flow into the left cavity of the heart, but preclude its return; and three at the mouth of the great artery, which suffer the blood to flow from the heart, but prevent its reflux.
She will die for sheer want of blood to keep the heart's action as it should be.
Then Moreau appeared, his massive white face all the more terrible for the blood that trickled from his forehead.
When I had prayed sufficiently to the dead, I cut the throats of the two sheep and let the blood run into the trench, whereon the ghosts came trooping up from Erebus--brides, {89} young bachelors, old men worn out with toil, maids who had been crossed in love, and brave men who had been killed in battle, with their armour still smirched with blood; they came from every quarter and flitted round the trench with a strange kind of screaming sound that made me turn pale with fear.
I fastened my eyes upon him as a hawk's; my blood boiled; I drew my breath hard.
The young bloods jested with Dan, who had a lively tongue of his own, and inquired after their health by the town - nicknames they least liked.
Our gloves are stiff with the frozen blood, Our furs with the drifted snow, As we come in with the seal--the seal
Blood was its Avatar and its seal--the redness and the horror of blood.