blood meal
animal blood processed into meal and used as an inexpensive supplement in fish feeds, e.g. usually less than 10% in salmonid feeds

Dictionary of ichthyology. 2009.

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  • blood meal — blood′ meal n. agr./ahb. the dried blood of animals used as a fertilizer, diet supplement for livestock, or deer repellent • Etymology: 1885–90 …   From formal English to slang

  • Blood meal — For animals that feed on blood, see Hematophagy. Blood meal is a dry, inert powder made from blood used as a high nitrogen fertilizer and a high protein animal feed. N= 13.25%, P = 1.0%, K = 0.6%. It is one of the highest non synthetic sources of …   Wikipedia

  • blood meal — noun the dried and powdered blood of animals • Hypernyms: ↑feed, ↑provender * * * noun : the ground dried blood of animals characterized by a high protein content and used for feeding livestock and as a nitrogenous fertilizer * * * the dried… …   Useful english dictionary

  • blood meal — kraujo miltai statusas Aprobuotas sritis pašarai apibrėžtis Gaminys, gaunamas pašalinus drėgmę iš paskerstų gyvūnų ir papjautų paukščių kraujo. Jame neturi būti pašalinių medžiagų. atitikmenys: angl. blood meal vok. Blutmehl rus. кровяная мука… …   Lithuanian dictionary (lietuvių žodynas)

  • blood meal — kraujamilčiai statusas T sritis chemija apibrėžtis Išdžiovintas ir sumaltas kraujas. atitikmenys: angl. blood meal rus. кровяная мука …   Chemijos terminų aiškinamasis žodynas

  • blood meal — the dried blood of animals used as a fertilizer, diet supplement for livestock, or deer repellent. [1885 90] * * * …   Universalium

  • blood meal — noun dried blood used for feeding animals and as a fertilizer …   English new terms dictionary

  • blood flour — noun : finely ground blood meal …   Useful english dictionary

  • Blood lipids — (or blood fats) are lipids in the blood, either free or bound to other molecules. They are mostly transported in a protein capsuleFact|date=September 2008, and the density of the lipids and type of protein determines the fate of the particle and… …   Wikipedia

  • Blood sugar — Blood sugar, used in a physiological context, is a misnomer and misleading. Physiologically, the term means only glucose in the blood. Other sugars are present, sometimes in more than trace amounts, but only glucose serves as a controlling signal …   Wikipedia

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