quicklime

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Noun[edit]

quicklime ‎(countable and uncountable, plural quicklimes)

  1. Calcium oxide, which is produced by heating limestone and gives slaked lime on treatment with water.

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Verb[edit]

quicklime ‎(third-person singular simple present quicklimes, present participle quickliming, simple past and past participle quicklimed)

  1. (transitive) To treat with quicklime.