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lime green


Definition of lime green

  1. :  a bright, light yellowish-green color

Word by Word Definitions

  1. :  birdlime

    :  a caustic highly infusible solid that consists of calcium oxide often together with magnesium oxide, that is obtained by calcining forms of calcium carbonate (as shells or limestone), and that is used in building (as in mortar and plaster) and in agriculture —called also quicklime

    :  a dry white powder consisting essentially of calcium hydroxide that is made by treating quicklime with water

  1. :  to smear with a sticky substance (as birdlime)

    :  to entangle with or as if with birdlime

    :  to treat or cover with lime

  1. :  of, relating to, or containing lime or limestone

  1. :  a linden tree

    :  linden

  1. :  the small globose yellowish green fruit of a widely cultivated spiny tropical Asian citrus tree (Citrus aurantifolia) with a usually acid juicy pulp used as a flavoring agent and as a source of vitamin C

    :  a tree that bears limes

  1. :  of the color green

    :  covered by green growth or foliage

    :  mild, clement

  1. :  to become green

    :  to make green

    :  rejuvenate, revitalize

  1. :  a color whose hue is somewhat less yellow than that of growing fresh grass or of the emerald or is that of the part of the spectrum lying between blue and yellow

    :  something of a green color

    :  green vegetation: as

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