limy

[lahy-mee]
adjective, limier, limiest.
1.
consisting of, containing, or like lime.
2.
smeared with birdlime.

Origin:
1545–55; lime1 + -y1

liminess, noun
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limy1 (ˈlaɪmɪ)
 
adj , limier, limiest
1.  of, like, or smeared with birdlime
2.  containing or characterized by the presence of lime
 
'liminess1
 
n

limy2 (ˈlaɪmɪ)
 
adj , limier, limiest
of or tasting of lime (the fruit)

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Example sentences
Then, for millions of years, the dead shells and limy parts of marine animals
  slowly piled deeper and deeper.
Agatized coral occurs when silica in the ocean water hardens, replacing the
  limy corals with a form of quartz know as chalcedony.
Over time, this jumble of dead corals on the sea floor was buried in an ooze of
  limy mud.
Reefs were built up from the limy skeletons of corals.
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