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Calciferous

Cal`cif´er`ous
a.1.Bearing, producing, or containing calcite, or carbonate of lime.
Calciferous epoch
(Geol.) an epoch in the American lower Silurian system, immediately succeeding the Cambrian period. The name alludes to the peculiar mixture of calcareous and siliceous characteristics in many of the beds. See the Diagram under Geology.
Adj.1.calciferous - bearing or producing or containing calcium or calcium carbonate or calcite
atomic number 20, Ca, calcium
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calcarine fissure
calcarine sulcus
Calcavella
Calceated
Calced
Calcedon
Calcedonic
calcedony
Calceiform
calceolaria
Calceolate
Calces
calceus
Calcic
calcicolous
calciferol
-- Calciferous --
Calciferous epoch
Calcific
Calcification
Calcified
Calciform
calcifugous
Calcify
Calcigenous
Calcigerous
Calcimine
Calciminer
Calcinable
Calcinate
Calcination
Calcinatory
Calcine
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