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lime·kiln

 (līm′kĭl′, -kĭln′)
n.
A furnace used to reduce naturally occurring forms of calcium carbonate to lime.

limekiln

(ˈlaɪmˌkɪln)
n
a kiln in which calcium carbonate is calcined to produce quicklime
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Noun1.limekiln - a kiln used to reduce naturally occurring forms of calcium carbonate to lime
kiln - a furnace for firing or burning or drying such things as porcelain or bricks
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limekiln

[ˈlaɪmkɪln] Nhorno m de cal
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The completed lime kiln project with its associated walks and interpretation boards would provide a reminder to local people of their industrial heritage, while at the same time providing an attraction to the increasing number of visitors to the area," says forum chairman John Daniels.
Rob, originally from Stockport remembers: "I thought it was just a tower, not a lime kiln, and it used to fascinate me.
San Juan County Park, a few miles north of Lime Kiln, provides car and bike campers with a front-row seat on Haro Strait.
The new lime kiln will replace two existing oil-fired lime kilns and will use fuel pellets from SCA's BioNorr plant in Hamosand.
Catch the Santa Express on December 22 and 23 from Lime Kiln Halt to Santa's grotto at Lhen Coan, where mince pies and presents will be waiting.
Recreating the antics of cartoon character Dick Dastardly and Penelope Pitstop, they will be hurtling along Lime Kiln Lane, in Earlswood, on Saturday to raise money for the British Heart Foundation.
DynaMotive Energy Systems Corporation today announced a successful combustion test of the company's BioOil as a replacement for natural gas in the lime kiln of a pulp and paper mill.
Sinquefield is examining new techniques for eliminating the energy-intensive lime kiln from the pulping process.
Kids at Fulton, Maryland's Lime Kiln Middle School are doing their part to protect area natural resources through just such an organization, the Baltimore Sun reports.
He said Tony had been left the whole of Lime Kiln Farm, near Malton, North Yorks.
Baldwin, 36, of Lime Kiln Road, Pontnewynydd, Pontypool, claimed that as a result of panicking he decided to bury her.
Mr Matthews had been living alone in his self-built wooden 'stockade', called The Cabin, in Lime Kiln Wood for about 25 years.