napalm is the infamous, goo-like substance that burns quickly when lit on fire and adheres easily to skin.
Authorities also found the paintbrushes Holmes allegedly used to make the napalm.
But one artist in Miami has gone even further, creating pieces made from napalm and a rare aphrodisiac soda, Nexcite.
1942, from na(phthenic) palm(itic) acids, used in manufacture of the chemical that thickens gasoline. The verb is 1950, from the noun. Related: Napalmed; napalming.