calcitic
adjective see calcite

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • calcitic — adjective of or relating to or containing calcite • Pertains to noun: ↑calcite • Derivationally related forms: ↑calcite * * * adjective see calcite * * * calcitic / sitˈik/ adjective • • • …   Useful english dictionary

  • calcitic — See calcite. * * * …   Universalium

  • calcitic — adjective Pertaining to, resembling, or composed of calcite …   Wiktionary

  • calcitic — adj. of calcite, of calcium carbonate …   English contemporary dictionary

  • calcitic — cal·cit·ic …   English syllables

  • calcite — calcitic /kal sit ik/, adj. /kal suyt/, n. one of the commonest minerals, calcium carbonate, CaCO3, found in a great variety of crystalline forms: a major constituent of limestone, marble, and chalk; calc spar. [1840 50; CALC + ITE1] * * * Most… …   Universalium

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  • Ordovician — Period 488.3–443.7 million years ago …   Wikipedia

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  • Jurassic — Period 199.6–145.5 million years ago …   Wikipedia

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