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Synonyms for lime

a caustic substance produced by heating limestone

a white crystalline oxide used in the production of calcium hydroxide

a sticky adhesive that is smeared on small branches to capture small birds

any of various related trees bearing limes

the green acidic fruit of any of various lime trees

spread birdlime on branches to catch birds


cover with lime so as to induce growth

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Preliminary research shows that fresh lime juice and peel may play an important role in preventing or slowing the process of atherosclerosis (ARYA Atherosclerosis, 2013).
Two field experiments were undertaken in SWWA in 2014 at sites where lime treatments had been applied previously.
The earliest documented use of lime as binding material is approximately 4000 BC, in Egypt during construction of Pyramids.
1/2 c fresh lime juice (from 3 to 4 limes, see tips)
Wallis joined the Lime Rock Partners team in 2007 and has played a leadership role in several US E&P portfolio company investments.
Keywords: Kankar Lime, Red Lime, Pozzolan, Fat lime, Relative Humidity, Compressive Strength.
Whereas, developing nations such as India and China are expected to have rising demand for lime sulfur in the coming few years majorly driven by increased green house horticulture industry.
virgin trains | Trains between London Euston and Liverpool Lime Street will be diverted via Stoke-on-Trent/ Alsager/Crewe.
Garden fruits and vegetables require quantities of available lime to produce healthy crops.
Overview of the plaster and lime products market in Denmark
The Great Lime Crisis of 2014 is no joke for bars and restaurants.
A study was conducted to characterize fungal and oomycete pathogens associated with root diseases of acid lime and sweet lime in Oman.
One product that is part of the basket but often gets little attention is the green Persian lime, known in Mexico as limon verde.