calc-

calc-

1.
a combining form of calcareous: calc-tufa.
2.
variant of calci- before a vowel: calcic.

Origin:
< German Kalk lime < Latin calc- (stem of calx) lime, limestone; see calx, chalk

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calc-
 
combining form
a variant of calci-

calci- or (before a vowel) calc-
 
combining form
indicating lime or calcium: calcify
 
[from Latin calx, calc- limestone]
 
calc- or (before a vowel) calc-
 
combining form
 
[from Latin calx, calc- limestone]

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