calcific

[ kal-sif-ik ]

adjectiveZoology, Anatomy.
  1. making or converting into salt of lime or chalk.

Origin of calcific

1
First recorded in 1860–65; calci- + -fic

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British Dictionary definitions for calcific

calcific

/ (kælˈsɪfɪk) /


adjective
  1. forming or causing to form lime or chalk

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