calcific

adjective
cal·​cif·​ic | \ kal-ˈsi-fik How to pronounce calcific (audio) \

Definition of calcific

: involving or caused by calcification calcific lesions

First Known Use of calcific

1853, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for calcific

calcify

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“Calcific.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/calcific. Accessed 18 Apr. 2021.

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calcific

adjective
cal·​cif·​ic | \ kal-ˈsif-ik How to pronounce calcific (audio) \

Medical Definition of calcific

: involving or caused by calcification calcific lesions calcific periarthritis

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