meaning of calciferous

calciferous meaning in General Dictionary

Bearing making or containing calcite or carbonate of lime

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  • bearing or producing or containing calcium or calcium carbonate or calcite
  • Bearing, producing, or containing calcite, or carbonate of lime.

Sentence Examples with the word calciferous

Here there is an ascending sequence from the Calciferous Sandstone, through the Carboniferous Limestone with thin coals formerly worked, to the Coal Measures, the strata being inclined at high angles to the north.

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