noun, plural lim·i·tes [lim-i-teez]. /ˈlɪm ɪˌtiz/.
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Before the shortage, he says, cases of limes cost $50 to $70.Limepocalypse! Inside the Great Lime Shortage of 2014|Kara Cutruzzula|April 30, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Made with cachaça, a sugarcane Brandy native to Brazil, and limes and sugar, this is the Brazilian national cocktail.
Under the limes on a market day the usual Norman crowd can be seen.Normandy|G. E. Mitton
At every roll the Snark shook overboard a bunch or so of bananas and cocoanuts, or a basket of limes.The Cruise of the Snark|Jack London
But no one knows how delicious lemonade can be made until he has tasted lemonade made of limes.The Life and Letters of Lafcadio Hearn, Volume 1|Elizabeth Bisland
Towards the river runs another avenue of limes trimmed squarely on top.Normandy, Complete|Gordon Home
She arrived at length at the Limes, so called because a couple of lopped lime-trees stood sentinel on either side of the gate.Mrs. Dorriman, Volume 2 of 3|Julie Bosville Chetwynd