Definition of Quicklimes

1. Noun. (plural of quicklime) ¹



¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Quicklimes

1. quicklime [n] - See also: quicklime

Quicklimes Pictures

Click the following link to bring up a new window with an automated collection of images related to the term: Quicklimes Images

Lexicographical Neighbors of Quicklimes

quickening
quickeningly
quickenings
quickens
quicker
quickest
quickfire
quickfrozen
quickhatch
quickhatches
quickies
quicklier
quicklime
quicklimed
quicklimes (current term)
quickliming
quickly
quickness
quicknesses
quicks
quicksand
quicksandlike
quicksands
quicksandy
quicksave
quicksaved
quicksaves
quicksaving
quickset

Literary usage of Quicklimes

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. Materials of Construction: Their Manufacture and Properties by Adelbert Philo Mills (1922)
"The hydration of high-calcium quicklimes is attended by great danger of "burning," due to too great a rise in temperature. "Burned lime," appears to be ..."

2. Materials of Construction: Their Manufacture, Properties, and Uses by Adelbert Philo Mills (1915)
"The experimental determination of the rate of hydration of quicklimes is ... The rates of hydration of various quicklimes were found by Mr. Emley to be ..."

3. Materials of Construction by Harry E. Pulver (1922)
"The high-calcium quicklimes slake more rapidly and generate more heat than the other quicklimes. When the slaked lime is exposed to the air, it gradually ..."

4. A History of Chemical Theories and Laws by Matthew Moncrieff Pattison Muir (1906)
"These experiments established the characteristic reactions of the four classes of compounds, mild alkalis, caustic alkalis, mild earths, and quicklimes ..."

5. The Architects' and Builders' Handbook: Data for Architects, Structural by Frank Eugene Kidder (1921)
"During thia slaking process, also, high-calcium quicklimes must be agitated and stirred continually or a portion will fail to receive the proper quantity of ..."

6. The Architects' and Builders' Pocket-book: A Handbook for Architects by Frank Eugene Kidder, Thomas Nolan (1915)
"During this Jng process, also, high-calcium quicklimes must be ... little difference between high-calcium and dolomitic quicklimes, ng to greater ..."

7. Technical Methods of Analysis as Employed in the Laboratories of Arthur D by Roger Castle Griffin, Arthur D. Little, Inc (1921)
"Chemically, quicklimes are divided into four types: 1. ... Hydrated limes are divided chemically into the same four types as the quicklimes. ..."

Other Resources Relating to: Quicklimes

Search for Quicklimes on Dictionary.com!Search for Quicklimes on Thesaurus.com!Search for Quicklimes on Google!Search for Quicklimes on Wikipedia!

Search