Definition of lime

You can find definition of lime below. Words can have several meanings depending on the context. Their meaning may vary depending on where they are used. Please choose approriate definition according to part of speech and context. We have found 8 different definitions of lime. lime is a 4 letter word. It starts with l and ends with e.

  • calcium hydroxide

    noun substance

    a caustic substance produced by heating limestone

  • calcium oxide

    noun substance

    a white crystalline oxide used in the production of calcium hydroxide

  • birdlime

    noun substance

    a sticky adhesive that is smeared on small branches to capture small birds

  • lime

    noun plant

    any of various related trees bearing limes

  • linden

    noun plant

    any of various deciduous trees of the genus Tilia with heart-shaped leaves and drooping cymose clusters of yellowish often fragrant flowers; several yield valuable timber

  • lime

    noun food

    the green acidic fruit of any of various lime trees

  • birdlime

    verb motion

    spread birdlime on branches to catch birds

  • lime

    verb contact

    cover with lime so as to induce growth

Words that start with lime

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