calcific

calcific

[kal-sif-ik]
adjective Zoology, Anatomy.
making or converting into salt of lime or chalk.

Origin:
1860–65; calci- + -fic

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calcific (kælˈsɪfɪk)
 
adj
forming or causing to form lime or chalk

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