calciferous

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cal·cif·er·ous

 (kăl-sĭf′ər-əs)
adj.
Of, forming, or containing calcium or calcium carbonate.

calciferous

(kælˈsɪfərəs)
adj
(Chemistry) forming or producing salts of calcium, esp calcium carbonate

cal•cif•er•ous

(kælˈsɪf ər əs)

adj.
1. forming salts of calcium, esp. calcium carbonate.
2. containing calcium carbonate.
[1790–1800]
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Adj.1.calciferous - bearing or producing or containing calcium or calcium carbonate or calcite