Calcinatory Cal*cin"a*to*ry, n. A vessel used in calcination. [1913 Webster]

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  • calcinatory — …   Useful english dictionary

  • calcine — [c]/ˈkælsaɪn/ (say kalsuyn), / sən/ (say suhn) verb (calcined, calcining) –verb (t) 1. to convert into calx by heat. 2. to burn to a friable substance; roast. 3. to oxidise by heating. 4. to frit. –verb (i) 5. to undergo calcination. –noun 6. ore …   Australian English dictionary

  • calcine — calcinable /kal seuh neuh beuhl/, adj. calcination /kal seuh nay sheuhn/, n. calcinator /kal seuh nay teuhr/, n. calcinatory /kal sin euh tawr ee, tohr ee, kal sin euh /, adj., n. /kal suyn, sin/, v., calcined, calcining, n. v.t. 1. to convert… …   Universalium

  • calcine —   v.i. v.t. convert or be converted into powder or lime by burning; roast.    ♦ calcination, n.    ♦ calcinatory, a.; n. vessel for calcination …   Dictionary of difficult words

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