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What is the orgin of the word caliche?

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What is the orgin of the word caliche'

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updated SEP 10, 2008
posted by Wayne-H-Hdnall

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thanks

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lazarus1907 said:

It comes from "cal", from Latin "calx", meaning "limestone". From the same root in English: "calcium", "chalk" and "calculate" (using chalks on a board),

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updated SEP 10, 2008
posted by Wayne-H-Hdnall
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It comes from "cal", from Latin "calx", meaning "limestone". From the same root in English: "calcium", "chalk" and "calculate" (using chalks on a board),

updated SEP 10, 2008
posted by lazarus1907
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