calculous

adjective
cal·​cu·​lous | \ ˈkal-kyə-ləs How to pronounce calculous (audio) \

Definition of calculous

: caused or characterized by a calculus or calculi

Examples of calculous in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web However, as with so many things, the pandemic has changed the calculous. Kristen Bellstrom, Fortune, 14 Jan. 2022

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First Known Use of calculous

1605, in the meaning defined above

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“Calculous.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/calculous. Accessed 29 Jun. 2022.

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calculous

adjective
cal·​cu·​lous | \ ˈkal-kyə-ləs How to pronounce calculous (audio) \

Medical Definition of calculous

: caused or characterized by a calculus or calculi

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