Origin of calorific
Related formscal·o·rif·i·cal·ly, adverbun·cal·o·rif·ic, adjective
Examples from the Web for calorific
From Peeps to Cadbury eggs, The Daily Beast ranks the 25 most calorific candies.
Is the compass a chemical influence, or electrical, or calorific, or what not?The Glow-Worm and Other Beetles|Jean Henri Fabre
The heat contained in a pound of coal is called the "calorific value" or "heating value" of the coal.Engineering Bulletin No 1: Boiler and Furnace Testing|Rufus T. Strohm
It is the calorific waves emitted by the sun which heat our air, produce our winds, and hence agitate our ocean.Fragments of science, V. 1-2|John Tyndall