key lime

2 ENTRIES FOUND:

key lime

noun, often capitalized K

: a small lime that is grown especially in the Florida Keys

Full Definition of KEY LIME

:  a small aromatic lime

Origin of KEY LIME

Florida Keys
First Known Use: 1929

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