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- adj. Pertaining to, resembling, or composed of calcite
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- Pertaining to or formed of calcite: as, calcitic cement.
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- adj. of or relating to or containing calcite
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This one billion year old formation contains calcitic or dolomitic red and green argillites, siltstones and sandstones and represents a subtidal to intertidal setting with occasional subaerial exposure.
The Mg/Ca proxy for spring sea surface temperature relies on the thermodependence of the uptake of magnesium into the calcitic shells of microfossils Dwyer et al., 1995; Lear et al., 2000.
What our soil needs is calcitic lime which will have more calcium in it to make up for the calcium deficiency particular to our local soil.
There is evidence of calcitic incrustation built up over part of the inscription with no visible signs of unnatural materials.
This industry comprises establishments primarily engaged in manufacturing lime from calcitic limestone, dolomitic limestone, or other calcareous materials, such as coral, chalk, and shells.
But if your soil test indicates plenty of magnesium, buy calcitic limestone, which has no magnesium.