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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典

 lye /ˈlaɪ/
 灰汁;灰水;洗濯用鹼水

From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Medical Dictionary 英漢醫學字典

 lye /ˈlaɪ/ 名詞
 鹼液,灰汁

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Lye, n. Railroad A short side line, connected with the main line; a turn-out; a siding. [Eng.]

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Lye, n. A falsehood. [Obs.] See Lie.
 

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Lye n. [Written also lie and ley.]
 1. A strong caustic alkaline solution of potassium salts, obtained by leaching wood ashes. It is much used in making soap, etc.

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

 lye
      n : a strong solution of sodium or potassium hydroxide