In the event of the host escaping being killed and eaten it is believed that some of these larvae wander about or ultimately make their way to the exterior, possibly through the bronchi; nevertheless it seems to be certain that they can only reach sexual maturity in the nasal passages of some carnivorous animal, and the chance of attaining this environment is afforded when the viscera of the host are devoured by some flesh-eating mammal.
parasites, tuberculosis; (0) on the ground that the flesh of artificially fed animals is full of excretory substances, and that, therefore, under modern conditions, flesh-eating is injurious, and may be a cause of excretory substance and uric acid deposits or rapid tissue-destroying diseases in man; e.g.
Flesh-eating entailing necessarily an immense volume of pain upon the sentient animal creation should be abstained from by the "higher classes" in the evolutionary scale.
The same scruple against flesh-eating is conveyed in the beautiful confession, in the Cretans of Euripides, of one who had been initiated in the mysteries of Orpheus and became a "Bacchos."
Divisions had, however, set in, especially a cleavage into the Ghasi or vegetarian, and the Mansi or flesh-eating sections.
The plant emits a stench to attract decaying flesh-eating beetles, flies and sweat bees for pollination.
The problem is certainly more complicated than headlines that tell us ' MRSA, flesh eating virus, ate my father's leg ' !
flesh-eating disease in young children.
flesh-eating bug which had been reported in the media.
flesh-eating beetles, flies and sweat bees for pollination.
mummifyistress kills herself and Imhotep is captured and sentenced to death - mummified alive in a coffin full of flesh-eating scarab beetles.
Four teens set up their tent in the woods and are subsequently attacked by flesh-eating zombies.
aapxociayos, literally "flesh-eating," from afip, flesh, cbayeiv, to eat), the name given to a coffin in stone, which on account of its caustic qualities, according to Pliny (H.N.
Flesh-eating bacteria is characterized by fever, extreme pain, swelling, and redness at a site where skin is broken.
About one in five people infected with flesh-eating bacteria die.
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