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limeburner

Syllabification: lime·burn·er
Pronunciation: /ˈlīmˌbərnər
 
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Definition of limeburner in English:

noun

historical
A person whose job was burning limestone in order to obtain lime.
Example sentences
  • The lime burner would thrust a bundle of burning twigs into the 'eye' or fire grate which was usually covered with a heavy iron door.

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