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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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...AND ON GUITAR: James Marsters performing with Ghost of the Robot; BLOODSUCKER: Marsters as Spike in Buffy the Vampire Slayer
This bloodsucker bank's very name is synonymous with ruthless profiteering.
One scene in which a bloodsucker does his "dark bidding" on eBay is a particular highlight.
The future bloodsucker here is Prince Vlad III Tepes (Luke Evans), a loving husband and father whose peaceful reign in 15th-century Transylvania is threatened when an Ottoman sultan (Dominic Cooper) demands the handover of 1,000 boys, including Vlad's son, to join his army.
If you are irresistible to bloodsuckers, cover up your skin in the evenings and use some repellent.
The criminal, corrupt, thievish, deceitful power of bloodsuckers in Armenia has completely collapsed, said Azerbaijan's President Ilham Aliyev.
Viago (Waititi) is a 379-year-old vampire, who lives in the suburbs with fellow bloodsuckers Vladislav (Clement), Deacon (Jonathan Brugh) and Petyr (Ben Fransham).
President Peter Mutharika has appealed for calm in the four districts where the mob attacks have taken place, saying this week that "my government will offer protection from these alleged bloodsuckers".
For those who are fascinated by the natural world's real life vampires, it doesn't get much better than Bite into Bloodsuckers.
Episode 5, which will air on Sunday, will see Eph (Corey Stoll) go back to the laboratory and try to understand how The Master communicates with them through his army of bloodsuckers. The synopsis (via (http://www.spoilertv.com/2016/08/the-strain-episode-305-madness-press.html) SpoilerTV ) states that the doctor will conduct experiments on strigois in order to understand The Master's communication channel.
In a twisted Britcentric spin on the vampire genre, Gemma Arterton and Saoirse Ronan play two bloodsuckers who take up residence in a seaside town.
One of a set of four books--the others are Bloodsuckers, Carcass Chewers and Rubbish Munchers.