calcspar
calcspar [kalk′spär΄]
n.
transl. of Ger kalkspar < kalk, lime + spar, SPAR1

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calc·spar or calc-spar (kălkʹspär') n.
See calcite.
  [Partial translation of Swedish kalkspat: kalk, lime (from Old Swedish kalker, from Middle Low German kalk, from Latin calx, calc-, lime. See calx) + spat, spar (mineral).]

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