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cal·cine

 (kăl-sīn′, kăl′sīn′)
v. cal·cined, cal·cin·ing, cal·cines
v.tr.
1. To heat (a substance) to a high temperature but below the melting or fusing point, causing loss of moisture, reduction or oxidation, and the decomposition of carbonates and other compounds.
2. To convert (liquid material, especially radioactive wastes) to granular solids by drying at very high temperatures.
v.intr.
To be calcined.
n.
A substance produced by calcining.

[Middle English calcinen, from Old French calciner, from Medieval Latin calcīnāre, from Late Latin calcīna, quicklime, from Latin calx, calc-, lime; see calx.]

cal′ci·na′tion (-sə-nā′shən) n.
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calcine

(ˈkælsaɪn; -sɪn)
vb
1. (Chemistry) (tr) to heat (a substance) so that it is oxidized, reduced, or loses water
2. (Chemistry) (intr) to oxidize as a result of heating
[C14: from Medieval Latin calcināre to heat, from Latin calx lime]
calcination n
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cal•cine

(ˈkæl saɪn, -sɪn)

v. -cined, -cin•ing,
n. v.t., v.i.
1. to convert into calx by heating or burning.
n.
2. material resulting from calcination; calx.
[1350–1400; Middle English < Medieval Latin calcīnāre, derivative of Late Latin calcīna lime]
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cal·cine

(kăl-sīn′)
To heat a substance to a high temperature without melting it, in order to turn it into a powder, oxidize it, or cause it to change in some other way.
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calcine


Past participle: calcined
Gerund: calcining

Imperative
calcine
calcine
Present
I calcine
you calcine
he/she/it calcines
we calcine
you calcine
they calcine
Preterite
I calcined
you calcined
he/she/it calcined
we calcined
you calcined
they calcined
Present Continuous
I am calcining
you are calcining
he/she/it is calcining
we are calcining
you are calcining
they are calcining
Present Perfect
I have calcined
you have calcined
he/she/it has calcined
we have calcined
you have calcined
they have calcined
Past Continuous
I was calcining
you were calcining
he/she/it was calcining
we were calcining
you were calcining
they were calcining
Past Perfect
I had calcined
you had calcined
he/she/it had calcined
we had calcined
you had calcined
they had calcined
Future
I will calcine
you will calcine
he/she/it will calcine
we will calcine
you will calcine
they will calcine
Future Perfect
I will have calcined
you will have calcined
he/she/it will have calcined
we will have calcined
you will have calcined
they will have calcined
Future Continuous
I will be calcining
you will be calcining
he/she/it will be calcining
we will be calcining
you will be calcining
they will be calcining
Present Perfect Continuous
I have been calcining
you have been calcining
he/she/it has been calcining
we have been calcining
you have been calcining
they have been calcining
Future Perfect Continuous
I will have been calcining
you will have been calcining
he/she/it will have been calcining
we will have been calcining
you will have been calcining
they will have been calcining
Past Perfect Continuous
I had been calcining
you had been calcining
he/she/it had been calcining
we had been calcining
you had been calcining
they had been calcining
Conditional
I would calcine
you would calcine
he/she/it would calcine
we would calcine
you would calcine
they would calcine
Past Conditional
I would have calcined
you would have calcined
he/she/it would have calcined
we would have calcined
you would have calcined
they would have calcined
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Verb1.calcine - heat a substance so that it oxidizes or reduces
chemical science, chemistry - the science of matter; the branch of the natural sciences dealing with the composition of substances and their properties and reactions
heat, heat up - make hot or hotter; "the sun heats the oceans"; "heat the water on the stove"
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