There are 2 translations of lime in Spanish:

lime1

Pronunciation: /laɪm/

n

  • 3 countable/numerable (linden) (British English/inglés británico) tilo (masculine)

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Mossos d'Esquadra is the name of the police force of the Catalan autonomous region. It has a wide range of responsibilities but the Guardia Civil and Policía Nacional also operate in Catalonia.

There are 2 translations of lime in Spanish:

lime2

vt

  • 1 [Agriculture/Agricultura] [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 casquillo
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Cultural fact of the day

Mossos d'Esquadra is the name of the police force of the Catalan autonomous region. It has a wide range of responsibilities but the Guardia Civil and Policía Nacional also operate in Catalonia.