(in tanning) a pit containing lime in which hides are placed to remove the hair
[lahym-kwot] /ˈlaɪmˌkwɒt/ noun 1. a hybrid citrus tree produced by crossing the and the . 2. the tart, pale yellow fruit of this tree.
/ˈlɪmɪrəns/ noun 1. (psychol) a state of mind resulting from romantic attraction, characterized by feelings of euphoria, the desire to have one’s feelings reciprocated, etc
[lim-er-ik] /ˈlɪm ər ɪk/ noun 1. a kind of humorous verse of five lines, in which the first, second, and fifth lines rhyme with each other, and the third and fourth lines, which are shorter, form a rhymed couplet. [lim-er-ik] /ˈlɪm ər ɪk/ noun 1. a county in N Munster, in the SW Republic of […]
[lahy-mees] /ˈlaɪ mis/ noun, plural limites [lim-i-teez] /ˈlɪm ɪˌtiz/ (Show IPA) 1. a boundary, especially the fortified border or frontier of a country. 2. (initial capital letter) . 3. an ancient Roman frontier fortification. [lahym] /laɪm/ noun 1. Also called burnt lime, calcium oxide, caustic lime, calx, quicklime. a white or grayish-white, odorless, lumpy, very […]