Sentence Examples

  • The quicklime should be placed in small heaps and covered with soil if possible until it is slacked and the lumps have fallen into powder, after which it may be spread and harrowed in.
  • The articles are slacked transversely in a furnace, each being packed in granular coke and covered with carborundum.
  • It contains a certain amount of unaltered caustic lime and slacked lime, along with sulphates and sulphides of lime, some of which have an evil odour.

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