1. Partaking of the nature of, or resembling, mucilage; moist, soft, and viscid; slimy; ropy; as, a... Read More
The dense tissues which invest the teeth, and cover the adjacent parts of the jaws.
(Science: medicine) gum rash,... Read More
1. Soft, moist earth or clay, having an adhesive quality; viscous mud. As it Nilus ebbs, the seedsman Upon the slime... Read More
1. (Science: botany) a genus of papilionaceous herbaceous plants, one species of which (g.... Read More
A diatom is a unicellular eukaryotic alga characterized by the siliceous covering and symmetry. Diatoms are mostly aquatic,... Read More