HyperDic: calcium_oxide

English > 1 sense of the expression calcium oxide:
NOUNsubstancecalcium oxide, quicklime, lime, calx, calcined lime, fluxing lime, unslaked lime, burnt limea white crystalline oxide used in the production of calcium hydroxide
English > calcium oxide: 1 sense > noun 1, substance
MeaningA white crystalline oxide used in the production of calcium hydroxide.
Synonymsquicklime, lime, calx, calcined lime, fluxing lime, unslaked lime, burnt lime
BroaderoxideAny compound of oxygen with another element or a radical
Substancescalcium, Ca, atomic number 20A white metallic element that burns with a brilliant light
Spanishcal, cal viva, óxido de calcio
Catalancalç, òxid de calci

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