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calcic

[kal-sik] /ˈkæl sɪk/
adjective
1.
pertaining to or containing lime or calcium.
Origin
1870-1875
1870-75; calc- + -ic
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  • Overlying the gravel-dominated flood deposits is a thick calcic paleosol sequence.
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calcic

/ˈkælsɪk/
adjective
1.
of, containing, or concerned with lime or calcium
Word Origin
C19: from Latin calx lime
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calcic in Medicine

calcic cal·cic (kāl'sĭk)
adj.
Composed of, containing, derived from, or relating to calcium or lime.

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