lime boil

noun

Definition of lime boil

: a process (as in bleaching cotton) of boiling with water containing lime

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“Lime boil.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/lime%20boil. Accessed 28 Nov. 2021.

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