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  • Besides, from the ashes of the burned scraps of the whale, a potent lye is readily made; and whenever any adhesiveness from the back of the whale remains clinging to the side, that lye quickly exterminates it.
  • By leaching water through the wood ash a substance called lye was obtained, which was strongly alkaline.
  • Back to Contents Other Uses The leaves and sawdust boiled in lye were used to dye hair an auburn color.
  • Follow the horses, Johnny my laddie, Oh lad lye away, me canny lad oh !
  • Please do n't lye to us.. we can smell a Zionist in this forum...

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