Slime

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Slime may refer to:

  • Slime (substance) or Gunge, a runny viscous substance similar to paint featured on children's programmes or game shows

Music[edit]

  • Slime (band), a German punk rock band, founded in 1979 and disbanded in 1994

Products[edit]

  • Slime (toy), a viscous, oozing green material made primarily from guar gum and sold in a plastic trash can
  • Slime (brand), a brand of tire care products

Computing[edit]

  • SLIME, "Superior Lisp Interaction Mode for Emacs", an Emacs mode for developing Common Lisp applications

Biology[edit]

  • Slime mold, a broad term often referring to roughly 6 groups of Eukaryotes
  • Biofilm, an aggregate of microorganisms in which cells adhere to each other and/or to a surface
  • Slimy (fish), also known as the Ponyfish
  • Snail slime, the mucus used by gastropods for locomotion
  • Subsurface Lithotrophic Microbial Ecosystem (SLiME), a biotope occupied by Endolith species
  • Mucus is another type of slime

Places[edit]

Fiction[edit]

  • Slimey the Worm, the pet of Oscar the Grouch on Sesame Street
  • Slime (Dragon Quest), the mascot of the Dragon Quest console role-playing game franchise
  • Slimer, a green ghost made of slime from Ghostbusters

"Slime" a novelette by Joseph Payne Brennan. Originally published in the March, 1953 issue of Weird Tales

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