decalcification

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

de- +‎ calcification

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (UK) IPA(key): [diːˌkæɫsɪfɪˈkeɪʃən]

Noun[edit]

decalcification (countable and uncountable, plural decalcifications)

  1. The loss of calcium, as from the soil or from teeth or bones.