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calcariferous

[kal-kuh-rif-er-uh s] /ˌkæl kəˈrɪf ər əs/
adjective, Biology.
1.
bearing a spur or spurs.
Origin of calcariferous
1850-1855
1850-55; < Latin calcar calcar1 + -i- + -ferous
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British Dictionary definitions for calcariferous

calcariferous

/ˌkælkəˈrɪfərəs/
adjective
1.
(biology) having a spur or spurs
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