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Spanish translation of “lime”

lime

noun /laim/
the white substance left after heating limestone, used in making cement. limestone noun a kind of rock. limelight: in the limelight attracting the public’s attention When she joined the soap opera, it really put her in the limelight.
en el candelero
When she joined the soap opera, it really put her in the limelight.
(Definition of lime from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)

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