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calcareous
This entry is located in the following unit: calci-, calc-, calcane-, calcio-, calco-, calcar-, calx (page 1)
Word Entries containing the term: “calcareous
argillo-calcareous, argillocalcareous
Consisting of, or containing, clay and calcareous (calcium carbonate) earth.
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calcareous infarct (s) (noun), calcareous infarcts (pl)
The death of living cells in connective tissue in which salts (containing lime or is chalky) have been overly deposited: When there is a calcareous infarct, it can result in the abnormal calcification of a body structure and the loss of normal activity of cells within a tissue which can become disrupted because of inadequate nutrition and will cause weakness and paralysis.
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