Calced Definition

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1. calced, shod (adjective)

used of certain religious orders who wear shoes.

    Synonyms: shod
    Antonyms: discalceate, discalced, unshod (adjective)

    (used of certain religious orders) barefoot or wearing only sandals.

    Nearby Terms

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    a milky or greyish translucent to transparent quartz

    calceiform (adjective)
    of slipper-shaped blossoms

    calceolaria (noun)
    any garden plant of the genus Calceolaria having flowers with large inflated slipper-shaped lower lip

    calceolate (adjective)
    of slipper-shaped blossoms

    calceus (noun)
    a shoe covering the ankle; worn by ancient Romans

    calcic (adjective)
    derived from or containing calcium or lime

    calcicolous (adjective)
    growing or living in soil rich in lime

    calciferol (noun)
    a fat-soluble vitamin that prevents rickets

    calciferous (adjective)
    bearing or producing or containing calcium or calcium carbonate or calcite

    calcific (adjective)
    involving or resulting from calcification

    calcification (noun)
    a process that impregnates something with calcium (or calcium salts)

    calcifugous (adjective)
    growing or living in acid soil

    calcify (verb)
    become impregnated with calcium salts

    calcimine (noun)
    a water-base paint containing zinc oxide and glue and coloring; used as a wash for walls and ceilings

    calcination (noun)
    the conversion of metals into their oxides as a result of heating to a high temperature