: a kiln or furnace for reducing limestone or shells to lime by burning
Examples of limekiln in a Sentence
Recent Examples on the WebThe 228-acre property straddles the river, with a manufacturing complex on the Maryland riverbank and a limekiln and a million-gallon storage tank on the West Virginia side.
Washington Post, 25 Oct. 2019
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