Lime-fruit

  • 1 Lime (fruit) — For other uses, see Lime (disambiguation). Unripened Key limes Lime is a term referring to a number of different citrus fruits, both species and hybrids, which are typically round, green to yellow in color, 3–6 cm in diameter, and containing …

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  • 2 Lime (fruit) — Pour les articles homonymes, voir Lime. Quartiers de lime Le citron vert, appelé aussi lime (du persan لیمو limu) ou lime acide, est un agrume. C est le fruit du limettier, arbuste de la famil …

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  • 3 lime — lime1 limeless, adj. limelike, adj. /luym/, n., v., limed, liming. n. 1. Also called burnt lime, calcium oxide, caustic lime, calx, quicklime. a white or grayish white, odorless, lumpy, very slightly water soluble solid, CaO, tha …

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  • 4 Lime — NOTOC Lime may refer to:Fruits*Lime (fruit), various green to yellow citrus fruits **Australian lime **Blood lime **Kaffir lime **Key lime **Persian lime **Spanish lime **Sweet lime **Wild lime *Lime tree, a common name for members of the genus… …

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  • 5 lime — n. 1. Quicklime, protoxide of calcium. 2. Linden, lime tree. 3. Lime fruit tree (Citrus limetta). 4. Lime fruit …

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  • 6 lime juice — noun a) The liquid extract of lime fruit, notably sour and often condensed, as used especially in food preparation. b) Limeade, a fruit juice made from limes …

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  • 7 lime-green — /laɪm ˈgrin/ (say luym green) noun the yellow green colour of the lime fruit …

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  • 8 lime — 1. (li m ) s. f. 1°   Outil de fer ou plutôt d acier garni d aspérités régulièrement disposées, et qui sert à polir, à couper le fer, etc. •   On conte qu un serpent, voisin d un horloger, Entra dans sa boutique, et, cherchant à manger, N y… …

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  • 9 lime — [ laım ] noun * ▸ 1 fruit with green skin ▸ 2 white substance ▸ 3 lime green color ▸ 4 drink made from limes ▸ 5 linden tree 1. ) count or uncount a fruit with a hard green skin and sour juice that grows on a lime tree: a slice of lime 2. )… …

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  • 10 Fruit curd — is a dessert topping and spread usually made with lemon, orange or raspberry.cite web |title=Cake Talk: What the terms mean |work=The Joy of Cooking |publisher=The Seattle Times |date=2005 06 29 |url=http://community.seattletimes.nwsource.com/arch… …

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  • 11 lime — lime1 [līm] n. [ME < OE līm, akin to Ger leim < IE base * (s)lei , SLIME, wet and sticky, to smooth over > Gr leios, smooth, L limus, slime, mud, linere, to smear, levis, smooth, OE lam, clay] 1. short for BIRDLIME 2. a white substance,… …

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  • 12 lime — Ⅰ. lime [1] ► NOUN 1) quicklime, slaked lime, or any salt or alkali containing calcium. 2) archaic birdlime. ► VERB ▪ treat with lime. DERIVATIVES limy adjective …

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  • 13 Lime — Lime, n. [F. lime; of Persian origin. See {Lemon}.] 1. (Bot.) The fruit of the {Citrus aurantifolia}, allied to the lemon, but greener in color; also, the tree which bears it. Note: The term lime was formerly also applied to variants of the… …

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  • 14 Fruit cups — (or Summer Cups) are traditionally an English speciality drink designed to be made into a long drink with addition of a soft drink such lemonade or ginger ale. Most commonly gin based although there are some varieties based on other spirits such… …

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  • 15 Fruit Brute — was one of a line of five monster themed breakfast cereals produced by General Mills for the North American market. [ [http://www.tvacres.com/horror werewolves fruit.htm Advertising mascots Fruit Brute] from [http://www.tvacres.com/ TV Acres]… …

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  • 16 lime — (l[imac]m ), a. having a yellowish green color like that of the lime (the fruit). [PJC] …

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  • 17 lime — 1. lime [ lim ] n. f. • 1175; lat. lima 1 ♦ Outil à main en métal, long et étroit, garni d entailles, servant à tailler, ajuster, polir les métaux, le bois par frottement. ⇒ carrelet, demi ronde, queue de rat, râpe, 1. riflard, tiers point. Lime… …

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  • 18 lime — I. /laɪm / (say luym) noun 1. the oxide of calcium, CaO, a white caustic solid (quicklime or unslaked lime) prepared by calcining limestone, etc., used in making mortar and cement. When treated with water it produces calcium hydroxide, Ca(OH)2,… …

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  • 19 Lime (couleur) — Pour les articles homonymes, voir Lime. Vert citron   Composantes RVB (r, v, b) …

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  • 20 lime — {{11}}lime (n.1) chalky mineral used in making mortar, from O.E. lim sticky substance, birdlime, mortar, cement, gluten, from P.Gmc. *leimaz (Cf. O.S., O.N., Dan. lim, Du. lijm, Ger. Leim birdlime ), from PIE root * (s)lei slime, slimy, sticky… …

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