limewater

noun
lime·​wa·​ter | \ˈlīm-ˌwȯ-tər, -ˌwä-\

Definition of limewater 

: an alkaline water solution of calcium hydroxide used as an antacid

First Known Use of limewater

circa 1500, in the meaning defined above

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limewater

noun
lime·​wa·​ter | \ˈlīm-ˌwȯt-ər, -ˌwät- \

Medical Definition of limewater 

: an alkaline water solution of calcium hydroxide used topically as an astringent or protective in various dermatologic lotions

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