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noun
a mixture of sodium hydroxide and calcium hydroxide.
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Origin of soda lime

First recorded in 1860–65

OTHER WORDS FROM soda lime

soda-lime, adjective
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British Dictionary definitions for soda lime

soda lime

noun
a solid mixture of sodium and calcium hydroxides used to absorb carbon dioxide and to dry gases
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