a mixture of lime and sulfur that has been boiled in water: used in powdered form or in aqueous solution as an insecticide, a fungicide, and a sheep dip.
noun 1. a linden or basswood.
noun 1. a twig smeared with birdlime to catch birds. 2. a snare or trap.
[lahym-woo d] /ˈlaɪmˌwʊd/ noun 1. the of a linden.
[lahym-waw-ter, -wot-er] /ˈlaɪmˌwɔ tər, -ˌwɒt ər/ noun 1. an aqueous solution of , used in medicine, antacids, and lotions, and to absorb carbon dioxide from the air. 2. containing naturally an unusual amount of calcium carbonate or calcium sulfate. /ˈlaɪmˌwɔːtə/ noun 1. a clear colourless solution of calcium hydroxide in water, formerly used in medicine […]