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  • 1. calcium hydroxide: a caustic substance produced by heating limestone
    2. calcium oxide: a white crystalline oxide used in the production of calcium hydroxide
    3. birdlime: a sticky adhesive that is smeared on small branches to capture small birds
    4. any of various related trees bearing limes
    5. linden: 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
    6. cover with lime so as to induce growth; "lime the lawn"

    June 10, 2009