slime balls


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slime balls

form in which the cercariae of Dicrocoelium dendriticum are discharged from the intermediate host snail's lung; cercariae become infective only if the next intermediate stage, the ant, ingests the slime ball.
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It swallows a slime ball teeming with hundreds of baby lancet flukes.
Fish, Miss Fowl, and gooey monsters called Slimers, who launch disgusting slime balls at the prisoners.
The boys' toys - even the crudest race cars, gooiest slime balls and goriest cybermagnums - embody a remarkable attention to anatomical detail and sleek, innovative design.
The men in Sex in the City are always impressive to look at, always in touch with their feminine side or otherwise always slime balls.