There are 2 translations of lime in Spanish:

lime1

Pronunciation: /laɪm/

n

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Word of the day veloz
adj
fast …
Cultural fact of the day

Sanfermines (The festival of San Fermín) is from 6th-14th July and el encierro (the 'running of the bulls'), takes place in Pamplona in northern Spain. The animals are released into the barricaded streets and people run in front of them, in honor of the town´s patron saint, San Fermín, who was put to death by being dragged by bulls.

There are 2 translations of lime in Spanish:

lime2

vt

  • 1 [Agr] [land/soil] abonar con cal
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    • Soil is limed in some areas to improve barley growth and productivity on acid soils, but this practice is often economically unfeasible.
    • The soil was limed by applying 5 • 5 g CaCO 3 kg - 1 soil.
    • The rest will become available over time, and many nutrients will also become more available when a soil is limed.
  • 2 2.1 [branch] untar con liga 2.2 [bird] cazar* con liga
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    • A room currently used as a study, but which could also make a third bedroom, also has a cast-iron fireplace as well as built-in presses and limed tongue-and-groove floorboards.
    • Beds are set on platforms or suspended from ceilings, bathtubs are hewn from blocks of black granite or pale limestone, and the bare wood floorboards are wide, limed and lacquered.
    • The kitchen, to the rear, has limed oak units at ground and eye level, a tiled worktop and splashback.

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Word of the day veloz
adj
fast …
Cultural fact of the day

Sanfermines (The festival of San Fermín) is from 6th-14th July and el encierro (the 'running of the bulls'), takes place in Pamplona in northern Spain. The animals are released into the barricaded streets and people run in front of them, in honor of the town´s patron saint, San Fermín, who was put to death by being dragged by bulls.