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Part of Speech: noun
Results: 9
1. A thong by which a dog is led; a leash.
3. A fruit allied to the lemon, but much smaller; also, the tree which bears it. There are two kinds; Citrus Medica, var. acida which is intensely sour, and the sweet lime ( C. Medica, var. Limetta) which is only slightly sour.
4. Birdlime.
Part of Speech: verb transitive
1. To smear with a viscous substance, as birdlime.
3. To treat with lime, or oxide or hydrate of calcium; to manure with lime; as, to lime hides for removing the hair; to lime sails in order to whiten them.
4. To cement.
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