calcific

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adjective cal·cif·ic \kal-ˈsi-fik\

Definition of calcific

  1. :  involving or caused by calcification calcific lesions

Origin and Etymology of calcific

calcify


First Known Use: 1853


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calcific

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adjective cal·cif·ic \kal-ˈsif-ik\

Medical Definition of calcific

  1. :  involving or caused by calcification calcific lesions calcific periarthritis

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