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Adj.1.crustlike - having a hardened crust as a covering
covered - overlaid or spread or topped with or enclosed within something; sometimes used as a combining form; "women with covered faces"; "covered wagons"; "a covered balcony"
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Fruiting bodies: Resupinate, 15-25 cm across, 30-45 cm long, forming crustlike spreading patches; no noticeable odor.
Plaque not removed daily hardens into crustlike calculus, or tartar, which forms around the edges of the gum tissues and irritates them further.
Hard water contains much dissolved calcium and magnesium that form a crustlike scale in cooking pots and water heaters.