Definition of Lime. Meaning of Lime. Synonyms of Lime
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Definition of Lime
LimeLime Lime (l[imac]m), n. [See Leam a string.]
A thong by which a dog is led; a leash. --Halliwell. LimeLime Lime, n. [Formerly line, for earlier lind. See Linden.]
The linden tree. See Linden. LimeLime Lime, n. [F. lime; of Persian origin. See Lemon.]
A fruit allied to the lemon, but much smaller; also, the tree
which bears it. There are two kinds; Citrus Medica, var.
acida which is intensely sour, and the sweet lime (C.
Medica, var. Limetta) which is only slightly sour. LimeLime Lime, n. [AS. l[=i]m; akin to D. lijm, G. leim, OHG.
l[=i]m, Icel. l[=i]m, Sw. lim, Dan. liim, L. limus mud,
linere to smear, and E. loam. [root]126. Cf. Loam,
Like the lime That foolish birds are caught with.
2. (Chem.) Oxide of calcium; the white or gray, caustic
substance, usually called quicklime, obtained by
calcining limestone or shells, the heat driving off carbon
dioxide and leaving lime. It develops great heat when
treated with water, forming slacked lime,
Meaning of Lime from wikipedia
- Lime primarily refers
(fruit), a green citrus fruit Lime
(material), inorganic materials containing
calcium, usually calcium oxide
- whose fruits
are called limes
the Key lime
(Citrus aurantifolia), Persian lime
, kaffir lime
, and desert lime
are a rich source
is a calcium-containing inorganic mineral composed primarily
of oxides, and hydroxide, usually calcium oxide
and/ or calcium
hydroxide. It is also...
- burnt lime
, is a widely
compound. It is a white, caustic, alkaline, crystalline solid
at room temperature. The broadly
used term lime
- (called lime
or quicklime) is mixed, or slaked
with water. It has many names including hydrated lime
, caustic lime
, builders' lime
, slack lime
, cal, or...
(English: /ˈlaɪmiːz/; Latin
pl. līmitēs) had a number
meanings: a path or balk delimiting
fields, a boundary...
- they are commonly called lime
trees, or lime
they are not closely related
to the tree that produces
fruit. Other names
- flavoring ingredient
in Key lime
pie. It is also known
as West Indian lime
, bartender’s lime
, Omani lime
, or Mexican lime
, the last cl****ified as a distinct...
- lemon lime
green, or bitter lime
. The first recorded
use of lime green
as a colour
name in English
was in 1890. Lime
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