Meaning of “slime” in the English Dictionary

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"slime" in British English

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slimenoun [ U ]

uk /slaɪm/ us /slaɪm/

a sticky liquid substance that is unpleasant to touch, such as the liquid produced by fish and snails and the greenish-brown substance found near water:

There was a revolting green slime in between the bathroom tiles.
You could see trails of slime where the slugs had crossed the path.

(Definition of “slime” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"slime" in American English

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slimenoun [ U ]

us /slɑɪm/

a smooth, sticky, liquid substance usually considered unpleasant:

A greenish slime covered the surface of the water near the sewer pipe.

(Definition of “slime” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)