limewater


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solution of calcium hydroxide in water used as an antacid

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Disarticulated human remains may have been submerged in large cooking vessels containing the heated limewater mixture and manipulated using the llama-bone tools, which explains why they were also covered with the white material.
Nixtamalization is the process by which dry maize grain is soaked and cooked in an alkaline solution, usually limewater, to cause the transparent outer hull, the pericarp, to separate from the grain.
The specimens are cured in limewater until they achieve a strength of 20 MPa, and are then placed in the sodium sulfate solution.
The main ingredient of her formulation was corn flour that had been gelatinized in heated limewater, as if it were to be used in tortillas.
The traditional method to hinder this disease is to spray limewater on plant leaves.