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Calice
Calice Cal"ice, n. [See Calice.] See Chalice.
Calicle
Calicle Cal"i*cle, n. [L. caliculus a small cup, dim. of calicis, a cup. Cf Calycle.] (Zo["o]l.) (a) One of the small cuplike cavities, often with elevated borders, covering the surface of most corals. Each is formed by a polyp. (b) One of the cuplike structures inclosing the zooids of certain hydroids. See Campanularian. [Written also calycle. See Calycle.]
Calico
Calico Cal"i*co, a. Made of, or having the appearance of, calico; -- often applied to an animal, as a horse or cat, on whose body are large patches of a color strikingly different from its main color. [Colloq. U. S.]
calico bug
Calicoback Cal"i*co*back`, n. (Zo["o]l.) (a) The calico bass. (b) An hemipterous insect (Murgantia histrionica) which injures the cabbage and other garden plants; -- called also calico bug and harlequin cabbage bug.
calico bush
Kalmia Kal"mi*a, n. [NL. Named in honor of Peter Kalm, a Swedish botanist.] (Bot.) A genus of North American shrubs with poisonous evergreen foliage and corymbs of showy flowers. Called also mountain laurel, ivy bush, lamb kill, calico bush, etc.
Calicoback
Calicoback Cal"i*co*back`, n. (Zo["o]l.) (a) The calico bass. (b) An hemipterous insect (Murgantia histrionica) which injures the cabbage and other garden plants; -- called also calico bug and harlequin cabbage bug.
Calicular
Calicular Ca*lic"u*lar, a. Caliculate Ca*lic"u*late, a. Relating to, or resembling, a cup; also improperly used for calycular, calyculate.
Caliculate
Calicular Ca*lic"u*lar, a. Caliculate Ca*lic"u*late, a. Relating to, or resembling, a cup; also improperly used for calycular, calyculate.
Didascalic
Didascalic Di`das*cal"ic, a. [L. didascalius, Gr. ?, fr. ? to teach: cf. F. didascalique.] Didactic; preceptive. [R.] --Prior.
Intervocalic
Intervocalic In`ter*vo*cal"ic, a. (Phon.) Situated between vowels; immediately preceded and followed by vowel sounds, as, p in occupy, d in idea, etc.
Vocalic
Vocalic Vo*cal"ic, a. [L. vocalis (sc. littera) a vowel. See Vocal, a.] Of or pertaining to vowel sounds; consisting of the vowel sounds. --Earle. The Gaelic language being uncommonly vocalic. --Sir W. Scott.

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