Definition of Limes. Meaning of Limes. Synonyms of Limes

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Definition of Limes

Lime
Lime Lime (l[imac]m), n. [See Leam a string.] A thong by which a dog is led; a leash. --Halliwell.
Lime
Lime Lime, n. [Formerly line, for earlier lind. See Linden.] (Bot.) The linden tree. See Linden.
Lime
Lime Lime, n. [F. lime; of Persian origin. See Lemon.] (Bot.) 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.
Lime
Lime 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, Liniment.] 1. Birdlime. Like the lime That foolish birds are caught with. --Wordsworth. 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 Limes from wikipedia

- Limes is used here to mean frontier of the Roman Empire. Originally the Latin noun līmes (English: /ˈlaɪmiːz/; Latin pl. līmitēs) had a number of different...
- Serio Airport, ICAO code LIME Lime (magazine), an Asian lifestyle magazine Limes (magazine), an Italian geopolitical magazine Lime (Arvingarna album), a...
- The Limes Germanicus (Latin for Germanic frontier) is the name given in modern times to a line of frontier (limes) fortifications that bounded the ancient...
- constant market supply of Key limes. Key limes are made into black lime by boiling them in brine and drying them. Black lime is a condiment commonly used...
- as "limes", the Persian lime is the most widely cultivated lime species commercially, and accounts for the largest share of the fruits sold as limes. The...
- whose fruits are called limes, including the Key lime (Citrus aurantiifolia), Persian lime, kaffir lime, and desert lime. Limes are a rich source of vitamin...
- The Alb Limes (German: Alblimes) is a Roman frontier fortification or limes of the late 1st century AD in the Swabian Jura, also known as the Swabian...
- Gask Ridge Hadrianic Society History of Northumberland History of Scotland Limes List of walls Offa's **** Scots' **** Via Hadriana Matthew Paris, Abbreuiatio...
- (Feldioara, Brașov) Caput Stenarum (Boiţa, Sibiu) Limes Limes Porolissensis Limes Transalut**** Limes Alut**** (Roman fortifications, Europe) Mihai Vinereanu...
- Lime is a color that is a shade of green, so named because it is a representation of the color of the citrus fruit called limes. It is the color that...
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