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calcium carbonate

Definitions

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

  • n. A colorless or white crystalline compound, CaCO3, occurring naturally as chalk, limestone, marble, and other forms and used in a wide variety of manufactured products including commercial chalk, medicines, and dentifrices.

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  • n. A colourless or white inorganic compound, CaCO3, occurring as chalk, limestone, marble etc; reacts with acids to liberate carbon dioxide.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. a salt found in nature as chalk or calcite or aragonite or limestone

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Examples

  • Several hoses did reach through the air lock, but their inner ends entered tanks in which pseudolife forms precipitated carbon dioxide as calcium carbonate — they simply provided fertilizer for the oxygenmakers.

    The Nitrogen Fix

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