hydrated lime

a caustic substance produced by heating limestone
Derivationally related forms: ↑lime (for: ↑lime)
Hypernyms: ↑hydroxide, ↑hydrated oxide

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: a dry white powder consisting essentially of calcium hydroxide obtained by treating lime with water — called also slaked lime

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