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the fluid circulated by the heart through the vascular system

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the crime of murdering someone

one's ancestors or their character or one's ancestral derivation

noble rank or status by birth

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temperament or disposition

a dissolute man in fashionable society

people viewed as members of a group

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smear with blood, as in a hunting initiation rite, where the face of a person is smeared with the blood of the kill

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Blood osmolality in teleost fish usually ranges between 280 and 360 mmol/kg, and its regulation in stressful osmotic conditions is mainly species-dependent [45].
Also, it elevates the osmolality of the rumen content above blood osmolality, which leads to dehydration due to fluid mobilization.
Healthy kidneys modify fluid excretion by excreting or reabsorbing water in the collecting tubules to maintain blood osmolality.
fluminea has a higher blood osmolality than do unionids and zebra mussels and has been reported to inhabit brackish water with salinities as high as 5[per thousand] (Filice, 1958; Hayashi, 1956; Keen and Casey, 1969).
fluminea has a higher blood osmolality, a higher rate of ion transport, and a different blood ionic composition than unionid mussels (McCorkle and Dietz, 1980; Dietz 1985; Dietz et al.