Calcar

Cal'car noun [ Latin calcaria lime kiln, from calx , calcis , lime. See Calx .] (Glass manuf.) A kind of oven, or reverberatory furnace, used for the calcination of sand and potash, and converting them into frit. Ure.
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Calcar

Cal'car noun ; Latin plural Calcaria . [ Latin , a spur, as worn on the heel, also the spur of a cock, from calx , calcis , the heel.] 1. (Botany) A hollow tube or spur at the base of a petal or corolla. 2. (Zoology) A slender bony proc
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calcar

1. A small projection from any structure; internal spurs (septa) at the level of division of arteries and confluence of veins when branches or roots form an acute angle. ... See: vascular spur. ... 2. A dull spine or projection from a bone. ... 3. Archaic term for a horny outgrowth from the skin. ... Synonym: spur. ... Origin: L. Spur, cock's spur
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calcar

(kal´kәr) spur. a spur-shaped structure.
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Calcar

• (n.) A curved ridge in the floor of the leteral ventricle of the brain; the calcar avis, hippocampus minor, or ergot. • (n.) A kind of oven, or reverberatory furnace, used for the calcination of sand and potash, and converting them into frit. • (n.) A hollow tube or spur at the base of a petal or corolla. • (n.) A spur, or spu
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calcar

Type: Term Pronunciation: kal′kar Definitions: 1. A small projection from any structure; internal spurs (septa) at the level of division of arteries and confluence of veins when branches or roots form an acute angle. 2. A dull spine or projection from a bone. Synonyms: spur
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calcar

Latin = a spur.
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Calcar

The calcar, also known as the calcaneum , is the name given to a spur of cartilage arising from inner side of ankle and running along part of outer interfemoral membrane in bats , this is to help spread the interfemoral membrane , which is part of the wing membrane between the tail and the hind legs. This membrane can form a basket or pouch to hel
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Calcar

1. a spur or spurlike process projecting from the leg of a bird. 2. a bony or cartilaginous process on the heel bone of bats, which helps to support the portion of the wing membrane lying between the legs (Morris 1992).
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CALCAR

Describes a limestone composed of more or less worn fragments of shells or pieces of older limestone. The particles are generally sand-sized.
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