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Turkish translation of “lime”

lime

noun
 
 
/laɪm/
FRUIT [C, U] a small, green fruit that is sour like a lemon
misket limonu
Types of fruit
TREE [C] ( also lime tree) a large tree that has pale green leaves and yellow flowers
ıhlamur, ıhlamur ağacı
Deciduous trees
SUBSTANCE [U] a white substance that is found in water and soil and is used to improve the quality of soil
kireç, kireç taşı
Soil
COLOUR [U] ( also lime green) a bright colour that is a mixture of yellow and green
küf rengi; ıhlamur çiçeği rengi
Less common coloursCommon colours
lime ( also lime-green) adjective
limona benzer bir meyve
(Definition of lime from the Cambridge Learners Dictionary English-Turkish © Cambridge University Press)
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