calcitrate

verb
cal·​ci·​trate | \ ˈkalsə‧ˌtrāt \
-ed/-ing/-s

Definition of calcitrate

archaic

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Other Words from calcitrate

calcitration \ ˌkalsə‧ˈtrāshən \ noun, plural -s

History and Etymology for calcitrate

Latin calcitratus, past participle of calcitrare to kick, from calc-, calx heel

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“Calcitrate.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/calcitrate. Accessed 11 Aug. 2020.

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