calcariferous

calcariferous

[kal-kuh-rif-er-uhs]
adjective Biology.
bearing a spur or spurs.

Origin:
1850–55; < Latin calcar calcar1 + -i- + -ferous

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calcariferous (ˌkælkəˈrɪfərəs)
 
adj
biology having a spur or spurs

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