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Calciden
Calcine Cal*cine", v. i. [imp. & p. p. Calciden; p. pr. & vb. n. Calcining.] [F. calciner, fr. L. calx, calcis, lime. See Calx.] 1. To reduce to a powder, or to a friable state, by the action of heat; to expel volatile matter from by means of heat, as carbonic acid from limestone, and thus (usually) to produce disintegration; as to, calcine bones. 2. To oxidize, as a metal by the action of heat; to reduce to a metallic calx.
Chalcid fly
Chalcid fly Chal"cid fly` [From Gr. chalko`s copper; in allusion to its metallic colors.] (Zo["o]l.) One of a numerous family of hymenopterous insects (Chalcidid[ae]. Many are gallflies, others are parasitic on insects.
Chalcidian
Chalcidian Chal*cid"i*an, n. [L. chalcis a lizard, Gr. chalki`s.] (Zo["o]l.) One of a tropical family of snakelike lizards (Chalcid[ae]), having four small or rudimentary legs.
Falcidian
Falcidian Fal*cid"i*an, a. [L. Falcidius.] Of or pertaining to Publius Falcidius, a Roman tribune. Falcidian law (Civil Law), a law by which a testator was obliged to leave at least a fourth of his estate to the heir. --Burrill.
Falcidian law
Falcidian Fal*cid"i*an, a. [L. Falcidius.] Of or pertaining to Publius Falcidius, a Roman tribune. Falcidian law (Civil Law), a law by which a testator was obliged to leave at least a fourth of his estate to the heir. --Burrill.

Meaning of Alcid from wikipedia

- An auk or alcid is a bird of the family Alcidae in the order Charadriiformes. The alcid family includes the murres, guillemots, auklets, puffins, and...
- Estadio Guillermo Plazas Alcid is a multi-purpose stadium in Neiva, Colombia. It is currently used mostly for football matches. The stadium has a capacity...
- The great auk (Pinguinus impennis) is a species of flightless alcid that became extinct in the mid-19th century. It was the only modern species in the...
- to Mani****ted Offspring Food Demand in a Nocturnal Single-Provisioning Alcid, the Rhinoceros Auklet". Journal of Avian Biology. 30 (4): 486. doi:10.2307/3677021...
- show host Chito Alcid. Miss **** Philippines is currently owned by the Betera Group. Miss **** Philippines was founded in 1979 by Chito Alcid, a Filipino entertainment...
- triglyceride oils. The term alkyd is a modification of the original name "alcid", reflecting the fact that they are derived from alcohol and organic acids...
- Jordi Figuerola. 2000. ****ual Size Dimorphism In S****birds, Gulls, And Alcids: The Influence Of ****ual And Natural Selection. 54(4): 1404-413. [1] Lindenfors...
- Puffins are any of three species of small alcids (auks) in the bird genus Fratercula. These are pelagic seabirds that feed primarily by diving in the water...
- black guillemot or tystie (Cepphus grylle) is a medium-sized seabird of the alcid family, Alcidae, native throughout northern Atlantic coasts and eastern...
- 4 m (4.6 ft) wingspan and a length of 0.6 m (2.0 ft). The largest extant alcid is the sub-Arctic thick-billed murre (Uria lomvia), which can weigh up to...
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