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Translation of "lime" - English-Spanish dictionary

lime

noun   /laɪm/
a small, green fruit that is sour like a lemon lima
(Definition of lime from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

lime

noun /laim/
the white substance left after heating limestone, used in making cement. cal
limestone noun
(geology) a kind of rock. caliza
limekiln noun
a kiln which is used to produce quicklime by exposing limestone (= calcium carbonate) to strong heat. horno de cal
limelight: in the limelight
attracting the public’s attention 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)
Translations of “lime”
in Korean 라임…
in Arabic لَيمون أخْضَر حامِض…
in Malaysian kapur…
in French chaux…
in Russian лайм, липа, известь…
in Chinese (Traditional) 水果, 酸橙(樹)…
in Italian lime, limetta…
in Turkish misket limonu, ıhlamur, ıhlamur ağacı…
in Polish limonka, limona, lipa…
in Vietnamese vôi…
in Portuguese limão…
in Thai ปูนขาว…
in German der Kalk…
in Catalan llima…
in Japanese ライム…
in Chinese (Simplified) 水果, 酸橙(树)…
in Indonesian kapur…
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