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limeade

[lahym-eyd, lahym-eyd] /ˌlaɪmˈeɪd, ˈlaɪmˌeɪd/
noun
1.
a beverage consisting of lime juice, a sweetener, and plain or carbonated water.
Origin
1890-1895
1890-95; lime2 + -ade1
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Examples from the web for limeade
  • Acute poisoning by the zinc and antimony content of limeade prepared in a galvanized iron can.
  • Bellywash, the local name for limeade, will supply the extra liquid you may need to counteract the tropical heat.
British Dictionary definitions for limeade

limeade

/ˌlaɪmˈeɪd/
noun
1.
a drink made from sweetened lime juice and plain or carbonated water
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