Definition of Calcifications

1. Noun. (plural of calcification) ¹



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Definition of Calcifications

1. calcification [n] - See also: calcification

Lexicographical Neighbors of Calcifications

calcicole
calcicoles
calcicolous
calcicosis
calcidiol
calcifediol
calciferol
calciferols
calciferous
calcific
calcific bursitis
calcific pancreatitis
calcification
calcification lines of Retzius
calcifications (current term)
calcified
calcified cartilage
calcified liver metastases
calcifier
calcifiers
calcifies
calciform
calcifugal
calcifuge
calcifuges
calcifugous
calcify
calcifying
calcifying and keratinizing odontogenic cyst

Literary usage of Calcifications

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. The Encyclopaedia Britannica: A Dictionary of Arts, Sciences, and General by Thomas Spencer Baynes (1888)
"... Veliger in having bilateral shell-calcifications instead of a single central one ; or, ... calcifications ..."

2. Quality Determinants Of Mammography: Clinical Practice Guideline by Lawrence W. Bassett, R. Edward Hendrick (2004)
"Verify that calcifications seen on a mammogram are within the skin. ... For skin calcifications: Using alphanumeric grid or hole-plate for guidance, ..."

3. United States Army X-ray Manual by United States Surgeon-General's Office (1918)
"calcifications at the bifurcation of the aorta. 11. ... calcifications in the body portions of the pelvis, especially in the ilium, the so-called compact ..."

4. American Journal of Roentgenology by American Radium Society (1921)
"We have been able to classify intracranial calcifications under three general ... The calcifications occurring in adult skulls are usually associated with ..."

5. Text-book of Meat Hygiene: With Special Consideration to Ante-mortem and by Richard Heinrich Edelmann, John Robbins Mohler (1908)
"Calcification Deposits of lime salts are found in food animals, either as diffused calcifications in various tissues (cartilage, fat tissues), ..."

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