A blot can refer to several different things.
biology, a blot is a method of transferring proteins, DNA, RNAor a proteinonto a carrier. The following types are known:
Southern blotto recognize DNA
Northern blotto recognize RNA
Western blotto recognize proteins
board game backgammona blot is an unprotected checker.
*Another name of a trick-taking
card game Belot
*In ancient Norse religion a
blótwas a blood sacrifice to the gods or elves.
*and, following the meaning above, in
Ásatrú, a blótis a sacred meal shared with the gods.
*Blot, an album by
* Blot, a song on the album Redneck Wonderland (1998) by Australian group Midnight Oil.See also
Rorschach inkblot test.
* B.L.O.T. stands for the Basic Love Of Things - a live electronica and visuals acts based out of New Delhi and Bangalore. BLOT has been around since 2007 and has been playing in clubs, events, festivals and experimental gigs. They have also been featured in print and TV media as one of the new faces of the Indian Electronica scene. A collective comprising electronic music producers, VJs, DJs, artists, photographers and designers, BLOT is the independent work initiative of Quicksand - a multidisciplinary design studio in India. You can see more on BLOT on www.blot.in and the facebook group 'BLOT'. BLOT is presently working on their first DVD release and a touring performance AV.
Blot (Transformers), a character from the Transformers franchise
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