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cal·ci·fy

 (kăl′sə-fī′)
tr. & intr.v. cal·ci·fied, cal·ci·fy·ing, cal·ci·fies
1. To make or become stony or chalky by deposition of calcium salts.
2. To make or become inflexible and unchanging.

calcified

(ˈkælsɪfaɪd)
adj
(Pathology) hardened by deposition of calcium
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calcified

[ˈkælsɪfaɪd] adjcalcifié(e)
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1 December 2011 - Irish healthcare products and devices firm Covidien plc (NYSE:COV) said today it had obtained US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) approval for SpiderFX for the treatment of calcified lesions used in conjunction with plaque excision in arteries of the lower body parts.