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calorific

[kal-uh-rif-ik] /ˌkæl əˈrɪf ɪk/
adjective
1.
pertaining to conversion into heat.
Origin of calorific
1675-1685
1675-85; < Late Latin calōrificus causing warmth, warming, equivalent to calōri- (stem of calor heat) + -ficus -fic
Related forms
calorifically, adverb
uncalorific, adjective
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calorific

/ˌkæləˈrɪfɪk/
adjective
1.
of, concerning, or generating heat
Derived Forms
calorifically, adverb
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