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  • n. calcareous sinter.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. See under calcite.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. Travertin, or calcareous tufa, the material deposited from water holding lime in solution. See travertin.

Etymologies

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German Kalk (Latin calx, calcis) lime + English sinter.

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