Urschleim

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From German Urschleim, from ur- +‎ Schleim (slime), “primordial slime”.

Noun[edit]

Urschleim (uncountable)

  1. Primordial soup; the protoplasm from which all life originated, according to a theory of the German biologist Ernst Haeckel.

German[edit]

Etymology[edit]

ur- +‎ Schleim (slime)

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (file)

Noun[edit]

Urschleim m (genitive Urschleims or Urschleimes, no plural)

  1. Urschleim

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