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bloodsucker

Microbiology
Any haematophagous organisms, classically the medicinal leech (Hirudo medicinalis) and related species.
 
Psychology
A popular term for a person who
(1) sucks the emotional life out of others;
(2) uses others.
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Along with "True Blood," recent TV bloodsucker sagas include "The Vampire Diaries," "Blood Ties," "Moonlight" and Britain's "Young Dracula" and "Being Human."
"The Strain" Season 3, episode 4 showed Zack being attacked by a bloodsucker after The Master's body was destroyed.
IT was only a matter of time before the Con-Dem bloodsuckers turned their attention to considering a reduction in the minimum wage.
ITV2, 9pm The attractive bloodsuckers - we're calling them glampires - returns with Elena realising she has vampire blood in her body and has two awful choices: start the painful transformation to join them, or remain human and properly dead.
However, when a number of trouble-rousing bloodsuckers stroll into town, they are far from impressed that Edward is involved with a human, and Bella finds her life is now in danger.
I hope now, with more vulnerable people, we finally see some decisive action and the sharks and bloodsuckers are reeled in.
This is because he has denounced white people as 'devils', described Hitler as a great man and branded Jews as bloodsuckers.
* Out of almost 1,000 species of bats, only three are considered bloodsuckers, or vampire bats.
Gingerly, he places the bloodsuckers one by one on her back, where the hungry creatures, enticed by the sugar, extract more than a liter of blood.
The future president of the USA (Benjamin Walker) is taught how to destroy those pesky bloodsuckers, to get revenge on one that killed his mother.
Determined to eradicate this grave threat to mankind's survival, the humans wage all-out war against the bloodsuckers and the werewolves.
It's sheer animal magnetism but who will you be howling for in the battle between the bloodsuckers and the weres?