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calcify

cal·ci·fy

calcify

 
pronunciation:
kael sih faI
features:
Word Combinations (verb)
part of speech: transitive verb & intransitive verb
inflections: calcified, calcifies, calcifying
definition 1: in physiology, to make or become bony or hard by the deposit of calcium salts.
definition 2: to make or become inflexible, as an opinion.
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