slaked lime


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a caustic substance produced by heating limestone

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Diagnosis is based on clinical findings, location of the lesion, h/o trauma, poor oral hygiene, h/o chewing of betel quid (Betel leaf, areca nut, tobacco, slaked lime and catechu in various combination or all together).
This could possibly be justified by the fact that the harmful constituents of naswar such as slaked lime, tobacco and areca nut prove to be detrimental and may be classified as independent risk factors for causing oral tissue inflammation.
Thin slices of the nut, either natural or processed, are be mixed with a variety of substances including slaked lime (calcium hydroxide) and spices such as cardamom, coconut and saffron.Most significantly, they are mixed with tobacco products or wrapped in the leaf of the piper betel plant (paan).
"However, body-snatchers attempted to steal the body, so the coffin was filled with slaked lime to render it unusable to the body-snatchers and reburied.
calcium oxide and slaking this with water, forming slaked lime i.e.
It is widely used in architecture and is also a raw material used for the manufacturing of quicklime (calcium oxide), slaked lime (calcium hydroxide), cement and plaster.
The lime is tipped into silos, where it is automatically fed into the new equipment to create the slaked lime. The new equipment increased the facility's slaking capacity by 160 percent.
The report also covered the manufacture of quicklime, slaked lime, hydraulic lime, and plasters of calcined gypsum and calcined sulphate, according to GOIC.
The manufacture of cement, lime and plaster includes the manufacture of clinkers and hydraulic cements, including Portland, aluminous cement, slag cement and superphosphate cements, the manufacture of quicklime, slaked lime and hydraulic lime and the manufacture of plasters of calcined gypsum or calcined sulphate.
The manufacture of cement, lime, and plaster includes the manufacture of clinkers and hydraulic cements, including Portland, aluminous cement, slag cement, and superphosphate cements, the manufacture of quicklime, slaked lime, and hydraulic lime, and the manufacture of plasters of calcined gypsum or calcined sulphate.
Quid typically consist of areca nut, slaked lime, tobacco, cloves and sometime sweeteners.
The traditional Indian version of an after dinner mint was pan, a green patty which tasted like lipstick but with its betel nut leaves, fennel, slaked lime, etc.
Users prepare Tunbol by wrapping small pieces of sliced, dried betel seeds into a fully grown betel pepper leaf, along with pellets of slaked lime, an inorganic compound also known as calcium hydroxide, which releases stimulating alkaloids and causes users to salivate.
When straw is used in cubicles, slaked lime or powdered ground limestone can be used to help keep the bed dry.