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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


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a flower or small bunch of flowers worn on the lapel of a jacket on special occasions

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