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slime

(slīm)
n.
1. A thick, sticky, slippery substance.
2. Biology A mucous substance secreted by certain animals, such as catfishes and slugs.
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"Tell me about it first, and meanwhile perhaps I'll have got my head out of the slime."
Then, and for the first time, as I floundered to my feet covered with slime, the blood running down my arms from a scrape against a barnacled stake, I knew that I was drunk.
Somewhere in the heart of the great Grimpen Mire, down in the foul slime of the huge morass which had sucked him in, this cold and cruel-hearted man is forever buried.
Running into the marsh among the familiar scents of roots, marsh plants, and slime, and the extraneous smell of horse dung, Laska detected at once a smell that pervaded the whole marsh, the scent of that strong-smelling bird that always excited her more than any other.
Allied to the bottom of the river rather than the surface, by reason of the slime and ooze with which it was covered, and its sodden state, this boat and the two figures in it obviously were doing something that they often did, and were seeking what they often sought.
Its evil eyes were wriggling on their stalks, its mouth was all alive with appetite, and its vast ungainly claws, smeared with an algal slime, were descending upon me.
The green slime on the rocks alone testified that life was not extinct.
Creeps with a loathsome slime, And the bitter bread they weigh in scales
And instead of a soul, I have often found in them salt slime.
After a grueling legal battle, Katharina prevailed in court and has slain the giant that threatened her kingdom of slimes. Nearly two years after the case, she now continues to make her own creations of slimes and builds an army of fans and supporters via her own platforms and networks to continue bringing smiles in the faces of young kids and even adults.
Two other slimes, Jexybox 30z Glossy Slime (pink) sold by eBay and ME Life TicTock Fluffy Slime (pink) sold by Amazon, also contained levels of the chemical in excess of EU safety standards, Which?
ALMOST half of children's toy slimes breached EU safety limits for a potentially harmful chemical in tests.