calcigerous


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calcigerous

(kælˈsɪdʒərəs)
adj
containing lime or other salts
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Whereas more frequently encountered calcigerous stones tend to be brittle, matrix stones by contrast are soft, amorphous, and pliable [3].
The matrix component is very similar to the matrix found in calcigerous stones and is thought to function as a foundation for the deposition of its crystalline structure or as a coprecipitant.