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  • adj. Containing lime.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. Holding lime or other earthy salts.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Producing or containing lime; calcophorous: as, the calcigerous tubules of bone.

Etymologies

From Latin calcis ("genitive singular of calx (chalk, limestone)") +‎ -gerous (“bearing”); compare calciferous. (Wiktionary)

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