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Alimonious
Alimonious Al`i*mo"ni*ous, a. Affording food; nourishing. [R.] ``Alimonious humors.' --Harvey.
C Limonum
Lemon Lem"on (l[e^]m"[u^]n), n. [F. limon, Per. l[imac]m[=u]n; cf. Ar. laim[=u]n, Sp. limon, It. limone. Cf. Lime a fruit.] 1. (Bot.) An oval or roundish fruit resembling the orange, and containing a pulp usually intensely acid. It is produced by a tropical tree of the genus Citrus, the common fruit known in commerce being that of the species C. Limonum or C. Medica (var. Limonum). There are many varieties of the fruit, some of which are sweet. 2. The tree which bears lemons; the lemon tree. Lemon grass (Bot.), a fragrant East Indian grass (Andropogon Sh[oe]nanthus, and perhaps other allied species), which yields the grass oil used in perfumery. Lemon sole (Zo["o]l.), a yellow European sole (Solea aurantiaca). Salts of lemon (Chem.), a white crystalline substance, inappropriately named, as it consists of an acid potassium oxalate and contains no citric acid, which is the characteristic acid of lemon; -- called also salts of sorrel. It is used in removing ink stains. See Oxalic acid, under Oxalic. [Colloq.]
Limoniad
Limoniad Li*mo"ni*ad (l[-i]*m[=o]"n[i^]*[a^]d), n. [L. limoniades, pl., Gr. leimwnia`des, fr. leimw`n meadow.] (Class. Myth.) A nymph of the meadows; -- called also Limniad.
Limonin
Limonin Li*mo"nin (l[-i]*m[=o]"n[i^]n), n. [From NL. Citrus Medica, var. Limonum, the scientific name of the lemon.] (Chem.) A bitter, white, crystalline substance found in orange and lemon seeds.
Limonite
Limonite Li"mon*ite (l[imac]"m[o^]n*[imac]t), n. [Gr. leimw`n any moist grassy place, a meadow : cf. F. limonite, G. limonit.] (Min.) Hydrous sesquioxide of iron, an important ore of iron, occurring in stalactitic, mammillary, or earthy forms, of a dark brown color, and yellowish brown powder. It includes bog iron. Also called brown hematite.
Statice limonium
Behen Be"hen, Behn Behn, n. [Per. & Ar. bahman, behmen, an herb, whose leaves resemble ears of corn, saffron.] (Bot.) (a) The Centaurea behen, or saw-leaved centaury. (b) The Cucubalus behen, or bladder campion, now called Silene inflata. (c) The Statice limonium, or sea lavender.

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- Limon or limón, Spanish for "lemon", may refer to: Limón Province, a province in Costa Rica Limón (canton), a canton in the province of Limón in Costa...
- Limón (Spanish pronunciation: [ˈliˈmon]), commonly known as Puerto Limón, is a district, the capital city and main hub of Limón province, as well as of...
- The lemon, Citrus limon, is a species of small evergreen tree in the flowering plant family Rutaceae, native to South Asia, primarily North eastern India...
- Iyari Pérez Limón (born July 8, 1976) is a Mexican-American actress, best known for her supporting role as Potential Slayer Kennedy on the television...
- The Town of Limon is the Statutory Town that is the most populous muni****lity in Lincoln County, Colorado, United States. The po****tion was 1880 at...
- Ada Limón (born March 28, 1976) is an American poet. Limón, who is of Mexican-American descent, grew up in Sonoma, California. She attended the drama school...
- Limón Dance Company (now the Limón Dance Company), and in 1968 he created the José Limón Foundation to carry on his work. In his c****ography, Limón spoke...
- El Limón, Spanish for "the lemon". Dominican Republic El Limón, Independencia, a muni****lity in the province of Independencia El Limón, Samaná, a muni****lity...
- Lemon Popsicle (Israeli: Eskimo Limon, Hebrew: אסקימו לימון‎) is a 1978 West German-Israeli comedy drama film co-written and directed by Boaz Davidson...
- Rafael Limón Burgos, also known as Bazooka Limón (born 13 January 1954) is a Mexican former professional boxer who held the WBC super featherweight title...
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