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spit blood

To strongly express one's anger, typically verbally. Unless you want to get yelled at, stay away from the boss today—he's spitting blood over that printing mishap.
See also: blood, spit

spit feathers

slang To be thirsty. Come on, man, I'm spitting feathers here—can't we stop for a drink?
See also: feather, spit

spit blood

be very angry. informal
See also: blood, spit

spit feathers

be very thirsty. informal
See also: feather, spit

spit ˈblood/ˈvenom/ˈfeathers

show that you are very angry; speak in an angry way: That man made me so angry that by the end of the meeting I was spitting blood!
See also: blood, feather, spit
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Tambourgi, "Loxosceles spider venom induces metalloproteinase mediated cleavage of MCP/CD46 and MHCI and induces protection against C-mediated lysis," Immunology, vol.
There are considerable variations in the venom alkaloid chemistry among different castes (workers, soldiers, and female alates) in some fire ant species (Brand et al.
Currently, research with venom in Oman is at its infancy but we plan to test its efficacy for anti-cancer treatments as well as other diseases.
Venom and treatments: Venom was extracted from Androctonus finitimus (Pocock, 1897) by electric stimulation of telson (Ozkan and Filazi, 2004).
I'm not sure his twitchy, spasmodic performance -- bug-eyed and unevenly accented -- adds up to anything in "Venom." But it's something to behold.
'Venom,' a Sony Pictures release, is rated PG-13 by the Motion Picture Association of America for intense sequences of sci-fi violence and action, and for language.
In the film, Brock is still a journalist but the circumstances of his bonding with the Venom symbiote has been largely changed to adapt for Spidey's absence.
Are you familiar with "Venom" comics and character?
Do you see yourself as playing multiple characters in this film-Eddie Brock on the one hand, then Venom on the other hand?
Razzaq: According to WHO guidelines, we extract venom from medically relevant and the most encountered species, but we can manufacture anti-venom for other snakes on demand as well.
In Venom, Hardy is Eddie Brock, an investigative journalist who is taken over by an alien.
The 40-year-old actor is set to don the black lycra suit for his role as the titular simbyote in the upcoming Sony movie 'Venom', and whilst it was previously confirmed that the web-slinger - who is played by Tom Holland in the Marvel Cinematic Universe (MCU) - would not be featured in the movie, Hardy hopes the arch rivals will face off later in the franchise.
Rapid Action Battalion (RAB) arrested two persons along with venom of cobra snake worth about Taka 25 crore, from the city's Dakhhinkhan area, on Wednesday afternoon, reports BSS.
According to the World Health Organization (WHO), around five million snake bites occur each year, although venom is only injected in just over half of cases.
In addition to efficiency in communication, social wasps are highly effective in catching prey and defending their colonies [1], and for this purpose they have a specific apparatus known as the sting apparatus [4], capable of injecting toxic substances (venom) into prey and natural enemies.