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oxycalcium

[ ok-si-kal-see-uhm ]
/ ˌɒk sɪˈkæl si əm /
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adjective
pertaining to or produced by oxygen and calcium.
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Origin of oxycalcium

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