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Lye

Lye

a strong caustic alkaline solution of potassium salts, obtained by leaching wood ashes. It is much used in making soap, etc.

Origin: as. Leah; akin to D. Loog, OHG. Louga, g. Lauge; cf. Icel. Laug a bath, a hot spring.


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... to the fungi= miserable time for MSC friend and little sleep. Cause i been dare and dunnit too! :wink: And no fun!! Picked up this Grandmas pur Lye soap from Ace Hardware. It threw it off course, also. makes ya feel squeeky clean again, too! Deena

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by Deena
Mon Dec 04, 2006 8:37 pm
 
Forum: Human Biology
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Is talent inherited?

Did anyone think about natural selection? I mean, a guy who has a talent to lye will produce more offspring than a guy that always tells the truth(trust me on this one, i always tell the truth :D )

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by MrMistery
Wed Apr 27, 2005 7:16 pm
 
Forum: Genetics
Topic: Is talent inherited?
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