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soda lime

n.
A mixture of calcium oxide, sodium hydroxide, and often also potassium hydroxide, used as a drying agent and carbon dioxide absorbent.

soda lime

n
(Elements & Compounds) a solid mixture of sodium and calcium hydroxides used to absorb carbon dioxide and to dry gases

so′da lime`


n.
a mixture of sodium hydroxide and calcium hydroxide.
[1860–65]
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Noun1.soda lime - a mixture of sodium and calcium hydroxides; absorbs liquids and gases
mixture - (chemistry) a substance consisting of two or more substances mixed together (not in fixed proportions and not with chemical bonding)
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Carbon dioxide (CO2) emission measurements: In the present study, soda lime method, which was preferred by several researchers in the world for its easy and inexpensive nature (Keith and Wong, 2006), was used to determine CO2 emissions from uncultivated land at Harran plain (Grogan, 1998).
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Denville Scientific's glass culture tubes are made from quality borosilicate glass to reduce pH changes and contaminants that can be leached from soda lime glass tubes.
1 to 5 parts per hundred parts resin (phr) of one or more wax and from 75 phr to 200 phr of one or more extenders wherein the one or more extenders is selected from the group consisting of barium sulfate, titanium dioxide, iron oxides, crystalline silica (quartz), calcium metasilicate, soda lime glass spheres, magnesium silicate, nepheline syenite, muscovite mica, diatomaceous earth, kaolin clay and calcium carbonate.
Precision Glass & Optics (PG&O) offers an extensive variety of in-stock glass substrates, including the robust Schott Supremax 33, a rolled sheet borosilicate glass used for applications that require low thermal expansion, high thermal resistance, and low density (12% lighter than soda lime glass).
005 mm, and in a range of materials, including soda lime glass, borosilicate glass, quartz and sapphire.
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html) described by Time Magazine in 1942 required the procurement of a "bathing cap, a small tin can, the transparent cover from a powder-puff box, a bit of wire net (from fly swatters), two handkerchiefs, elastic ribbon, adhesive tape, and (from the drugstore) a few ounces of activated coconut charcoal and soda lime.