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from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. See calcite.

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  • n. calcite

Etymologies

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

Partial translation of Swedish kalkspat : kalk, lime (from Old Swedish kalker, from Middle Low German kalk, from Latin calx, calc-, lime; see calx) + spat, spar (mineral).

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calc +‎ spar

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