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adjective cal·o·rif·ic \ˌka-lə-ˈri-fik\

Definition of calorific

  1. 1 :  caloric

  2. 2 :  of or relating to heat production

Origin and Etymology of calorific

French or Latin; French calorifique, from Latin calorificus, from calor


First Known Use: 1686


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calorific

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adjective cal·o·rif·ic \ˌkal-ə-ˈrif-ik\

Medical Definition of calorific

  1. 1:  caloric

  2. 2:  of or relating to the production of heat

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