Definition of Calefactive

1. Adjective. Serving to heat. "A heating pad is calefactory"

Exact synonyms: Calefactory
Similar to: Hot

Definition of Calefactive

1. a. See Calefactory.

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Calefactive

calderite
calderites
calderonite
caldesmon
caldolase
caldron
caldrons
calean
caleche
caleches
caledonite
calefacient
calefacients
calefaction
calefactions
calefactive (current term)
calefactories
calefactory
calefie
calefied
calefies
calefy
calefying
caleidoscope
calelectrins
calembour
calembours
calendal
calendar
calendar call

Literary usage of Calefactive

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1. The English Works of Thomas Hobbes of Malmesbury by Thomas ( Hobbes (1845)
"... which extinguished the and effects of calefactive motion. , / . . * ' heat and cold. A. Do you think wind the general cause of cold ? If that were true, ..."

2. Sacred Classics: Or, Cabinet Library of Divinity by Richard Cattermole, Henry Stebbing (1834)
"... that they art but vanishing temperaments, &c. which are founded on another dream, that fire (or the motive-illumina- tive-calefactive cause) is no ..."

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