slaked lime

a soft, white, crystalline, very slightly water-soluble powder, Ca(OH)2, obtained by the action of water on lime: used chiefly in mortars, plasters, and cements. Also called calcium hydroxide, calcium hydrate, hydrated lime, lime hydrate.
[1605-15]

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      calcium hydroxide, a soft white powder that is widely used as a raw material in the chemical industry (see calcium).

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  • slaked lime — kalcio hidroksidas statusas T sritis chemija formulė Ca(OH)₂ atitikmenys: angl. calcium hydroxide; hydrated lime; lime hydrate; slaked lime rus. гашенная известь; гидратная известь; кальция гидроксид; кальция гидроокись ryšiai: sinonimas –… …   Chemijos terminų aiškinamasis žodynas

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  • slaked lime — /sleɪkt ˈlaɪm/ (say slaykt luym) noun hydrated lime, Ca(OH)2, formed by adding water to quicklime in controlled amounts to form a fine white powder, and used as a pH modifier, as in mortars and plasters; calcium hydroxide …   Australian English dictionary

  • slaked lime — noun Calcium hydroxide, a soft white powder, produced by adding water to quicklime. It is used in making mortar and cement, and has many industrial uses …   Wiktionary

  • slaked lime — calcium hydroxide …   Medical dictionary

  • slaked lime — Смотри гашеная известь …   Энциклопедический словарь по металлургии

  • slaked lime — Смотри Пушонка …   Энциклопедический словарь по металлургии

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