Definition of soda lime in English:

soda lime

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[mass noun]
  • A mixture of calcium oxide and sodium hydroxide.
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    • Unlike conventional scuba gear, rebreathers recycle exhaled gas by chemically scrubbing it of carbon dioxide with soda lime.
    • The perhydrated soda lime was prepared by spraying 100 ml distilled water onto 1 kg fresh soda lime, and water was added only when a new bag of soda lime was placed into the canister.
    • he CO2 absorption capacity was significantly less for perhydrated soda lime than for standard soda lime.

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