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cal·cif·er·ous

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

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