lime putty

noun

Definition of lime putty

: a cement that consists of lump lime slaked with water to the consistency of cream and left to harden by evaporation until it becomes like soft putty

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“Lime putty.” The Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/lime%20putty. Accessed 10 December 2019.

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