Quicklime definition

kwiklīm
A product consisting chiefly of calcium oxide, obtained by roasting limestone, marble, shells, etc.; unslaked lime.
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Lime, (calcium oxide), produced by heating limestone; on treatment with water it gives slaked lime.
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To treat with quicklime.
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Noun

Singular:
quicklime
Plural:
quicklimes