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lime English (Noun Verb) (chemistry) Any inorganic material containing calcium, usually calcium oxide (quicklime) or calcium hydroxide (slaked lime).. (poetic) Any gluey or adhesive substance; something which traps or [...](chemistry) Any inorganic material containing calcium, usually calcium oxide (quicklime) or calcium hydroxide (slaked lime).. (poetic) Any gluey or adhesive substance; something which traps or [...]
lime English (Noun) A deciduous tree of the genus Tilia, especially Tilia × europaea; the linden tree, or its wood.A deciduous tree of the genus Tilia, especially Tilia × europaea; the linden tree, or its wood.
lime English (Adjective Noun) Containing lime or lime juice.. Having the aroma or flavor of lime.. Lime-green. Any of several green citrus fruit, somewhat smaller and sharper-tasting than a lemon.. A light, somewhat [...]Containing lime or lime juice.. Having the aroma or flavor of lime.. Lime-green. Any of several green citrus fruit, somewhat smaller and sharper-tasting than a lemon.. A light, somewhat [...]
lime English (Verb) (West Indies) To hang out/socialize in an informal, relaxed environment, especially with friends, for example at a party or on the beach.(West Indies) To hang out/socialize in an informal, relaxed environment, especially with friends, for example at a party or on the beach.
lime English (Noun) (anime) A fan fiction story that stops short of full, explicit descriptions of sexual activity, with the intimacy left to the reader's imagination.(anime) A fan fiction story that stops short of full, explicit descriptions of sexual activity, with the intimacy left to the reader's imagination.

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