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lime

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noun \ˈlīm\

Medical Definition of lime

  1. :  a caustic powdery white highly infusible solid that consists of calcium oxide often together with magnesia—called also quicklime; see limewater

  2. lime adjective




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lime

noun

Medical Definition of lime

  1. :  the small globose yellowish green fruit of a spiny tropical tree of the genus Citrus (C. aurantifolia) that has a usually acid juicy pulp used as a flavoring agent and as a source of vitamin C; also :  a tree that bears limes





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