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Fluid Feeders

Science / Biology / Fluid Feeders: Animals such as aphids, ticks, and mosquitoes that pierce the body of a host plant or animal and obtain food from ingesting its fiuids.
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Other Words for Fluid

Fluid Noun Synonyms: changeable, mutable, flexible, adjustable, variable, pliant, unformed, formless, unfixed, unstatic or non-static, plastic, protean, mercurial, mobile, unstable, shifting, uncertain, indefinite, unsettled
Fluid Adjective Synonyms: liquid, solution, liquor, ichor, gas, vapour
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Newtonian Fluid

Science / Chemistry / Newtonian Fluid: A fluid whose viscosity doesn't depend on gradients in flow speed. Gases and low-molecular weight liquids are usually Newtonian fluids. MORE

Masking Fluid

Life Style / Painting / Masking Fluid: A latex gum product that is used to cover a surface you wish to protect from receiving paint. Miskit by Grumbacher and Art masking fluid by Winsor & Newton are two such products. Also referred to as l MORE

Interstitial Fluid

Science / Biology / Interstitial Fluid: Fluid surrounding the cells in body tissues; provides a path through which nutrients, gases, and wastes can travel between the capillaries and the cells. MORE

Ingestive Feeders

Science / Biology / Ingestive Feeders: Animals that ingest food through a mouth. MORE

Non-Newtonian Fluid

Science / Chemistry / Non-Newtonian Fluid: A fluid whose viscosity changes when the gradient in flow speed changes. Colloidal suspensions and polymer solutions like ketchup and starch/water paste are non-Newtonian fluids. MORE

Substrate Feeders

Science / Biology / Substrate Feeders: Animals such as earthworms or termites that eat the soil or wood through which they burrow. MORE