lime glass


noun

inexpensive glass containing a large proportion of lime, used for making cheap glasses, windowpanes, etc.

Nearby words

  1. limburg,
  2. limburger,
  3. limbus,
  4. lime,
  5. lime burner,
  6. lime green,
  7. lime liniment,
  8. lime pit,
  9. lime sulfur,
  10. lime tree

Origin of lime glass

First recorded in 1905–10

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