- pertaining to or containing lime or calcium.
Origin of calcic
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Calcic salt elimination from beet juices is a problem not yet satisfactorily solved.
Recent observations relating to the action of soda upon calcic sulphates, calcic glucates, etc., are most important.
In the former the calcic scales and crystals are distinct and quite as in L. tigrinum; in the latter they are cuboid, irregular.The North American Slime-Moulds
Thomas H. (Thomas Huston) MacBride
The lime must be pure, and is made by heating a carbonate which has been precipitated from calcic nitrate.
To this distillate again a similar process may be used, substituting dry potassic carbonate for the calcic chloride.
- of, containing, or concerned with lime or calcium
C19: from Latin calx lime
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- Composed of, containing, derived from, or relating to calcium or lime.
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