[lahym-kil, -kiln] /ˈlaɪmˌkɪl, -ˌkɪln/
a kiln or furnace for making lime by calcining limestone or shells.
a kiln in which calcium carbonate is calcined to produce quicklime
[lahym-lahyt] /ˈlaɪmˌlaɪt/ noun 1. Theater. 2. the center of public attention, interest, observation, or notoriety: He seems fond of the limelight. /ˈlaɪmˌlaɪt/ noun 1. the limelight, a position of public attention or notice (esp in the phrase in the limelight) 2. n. 1826, popular name for Drummond light, a brilliant light created by the incandescence […]
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[lahy-muh n] /ˈlaɪ mən/ noun, plural limens, limina [lim-uh-nuh] /ˈlɪm ə nə/ (Show IPA) 1. (def 4). [li-mahn, -man] /lɪˈmɑn, -ˈmæn/ noun, Geology. 1. a muddy lagoon, marsh, or lake near the mouth of a river behind part of the delta and more or less protected from open water by a barrier or spit. 2. […]