limekiln

limekiln

[lahym-kil, -kiln]
noun
a kiln or furnace for making lime by calcining limestone or shells.

Origin:
1250–1300; Middle English limkilne. See lime1, kiln

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limekiln (ˈlaɪmˌkɪln)
 
n
a kiln in which calcium carbonate is calcined to produce quicklime

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