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A plant that does not grow well in lime-rich soil.

cal·cif′u·gal (-sĭf′yə-gəl), cal·cif′u·gous (-yə-gəs) adj.
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Adj.1.calcifugous - growing or living in acid soil
calcicolous - growing or living in soil rich in lime
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[kælˈsɪfjəgəs] ADJcalcífugo
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