verb (used with or without object), cal·ci·fied, cal·ci·fy·ing.
Examples from the Web for calcified
The mood then had calcified into an anti-Bush drive for change; general election messaging was relatively easy.What Hillary Clinton Can Learn From Portugal, Costa Rica, and England in the World Cup|Nathan Daschle|July 1, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Moore was something like urban planner Robert Moses, a visionary who calcified into a tyrant.Jill Lepore on When Life Begins and Ends in ‘The Mansions of Happiness’|Malcolm Jones|June 21, 2012|DAILY BEAST
This calcified Dickinson icon is hilariously inflated in the film Being John Malkovich (1999).
In the chimæras (Holocephali) the notochord persists and is surrounded by a series of calcified rings.A Guide to the Study of Fishes, Volume 1 (of 2)|David Starr Jordan
The omosternum is calcified, widest anteriorly, and has a convex anterior edge.A Review of the Middle American Tree Frogs of the Genus Ptychohyla|William E. Duellman
The basal margin is internally strengthened by a calcified rim, more or less developed.
I know of no other instance, amongst Cirripedia, in which calcified valves or scales are moulted.
The scapula is flat and expanded dorsally; the suprascapula is broad, flat, and calcified in large adults.Neotropical Hylid Frogs, Genus Smilisca|William E. Duellman