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calcify

[kal-suh-fahy]
verb (used with object), verb (used without object), calcified, calcifying.
1.
Physiology. to make or become calcareous or bony; harden by the deposit of calcium salts.
2.
Geology. to harden by deposition of calcium carbonate.
3.
to make or become rigid or intransigent, as in a political position.

Origin:
1830–40; calci- + -fy

noncalcified, adjective
uncalcified, adjective
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calcify (ˈkælsɪˌfaɪ)
 
vb , -fies, -fying, -fied
1.  to convert or be converted into lime
2.  to harden or become hardened by impregnation with calcium salts

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calcify
1785 (implied in calcified), from Fr. calcifier, from stem of L. calcem "lime" + -fy. Related: Calcification.
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calcify cal·ci·fy (kāl'sə-fī')
v. cal·ci·fied, cal·ci·fy·ing, cal·ci·fies
To make or become stony or chalky by deposition of calcium salts.

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