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A common crystalline form of natural calcium carbonate, CaCO3, that is the basic constituent of limestone, marble, and chalk. Also called calcspar.

cal·cit′ic (-sĭt′ĭk) adj.
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Adj.1.calcitic - of or relating to or containing calcite
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Although such changes do not seem to affect the development of calcitic foliated structure in P.
In the Ohesaare core the Sauvere Beds are represented by calcitic domerites, which upwards are replaced by argillaceous, dolomitic marls, nodular wackestones, and varigrained, skeletal packstones (Fig.
Founded in 1946, Cape Lime, consists of activities associated with the mining and processing of Dolomitic and Calcitic Limestone.
It is possible to identify problematic calcites through X-ray diffraction prior to dating, and calcitic content can be recorded and its effects on potential radiocarbon dates assessed.
Khormeli F, Abtahi A, Stoops G (2006) Micromorphology of calcitic pedofeatures in highly calcareous soils of Fars province, Southern Iran.
The shell is composed of two layers: a blue calcitic outer layer and a white aragonitic inner layer (Fig.
There is therefore every indication that the metacarbonate rocks most likely began as calcitic material before conversion to dolomitic prior to metamorphism.
In order to determine the type of mineralogy and diagenetic systems of Tarbur Formation carbonates, major (Mg and Ca) and minor (Fe, Mn, Sr and Na)elements measured in this carbonates, and with against plotted of them, were compared whit other different researchers limits that was presented to determination of Aragonitic and Calcitic mineralogy.
The limestone is characterized by a dolomitic limestone overlaying a darker calcitic limestone unit; it is over 50m thick and has been defined by drilling over a 4km strike.
Relationship between meneralogy, physical-mechanical properties and durability of Creataceous calcitic spongilites, in Proc.
These mixes are composed of 65 to 75 percent by volume of Canadian sphagnum peat moss for water retention, 35 to 25 percent of sterile perlite or vermiculite for aeration and drainage, macro- and micronutrients to support early seedling growth, dolomitic and calcitic limestone as pH adjusters to counteract the acidity of the peat moss, and a wetting agent that assists the peat moss to absorb water.