calc-tufa

noun

calc-tu·​fa
ˈkalk¦tüfə
variants or calc-tuff
-ˌtəf,
-üf
plural -s
: calcareous tufa compare travertine, tufa

Word History

Etymology

German kalk + English tufa or tuff

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“Calc-tufa.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/calc-tufa. Accessed 24 Feb. 2024.

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