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noun     lime pronunciation in British English
/laɪm/
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  1. 1
    [countable/uncountable] a fruit with a hard green skin and sour juice that grows on a lime tree

    a slice of lime

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  2. 3
    [uncountable] a lime-green colour
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  3. 4
    [countable/uncountable] British a sweet drink made from limes or tasting of limes
  4. 5
    [countable] British a tree with heart-shaped leaves and yellow flowers that smell pleasant
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