oxycalcium

[ ok-si-kal-see-uh m ]
/ ˌɒk sɪˈkæl si əm /

adjective

pertaining to or produced by oxygen and calcium.

Nearby words

  1. oxyacetylene torch,
  2. oxyacid,
  3. oxyaldehyde,
  4. oxybarbiturate,
  5. oxybenzene,
  6. oxycalcium light,
  7. oxycellulose,
  8. oxycephaly,
  9. oxychloride,
  10. oxychromatic

Origin of oxycalcium

First recorded in 1860–65; oxy-2 + calcium

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