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A New Latin word derived by Sir Humphry Davy in 1808, from Latin calx ("lime", "limestone") because it occurs in limestone.[1]

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Calcium

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uncountable

Calcium (uncountable) (Symbol: Ca)
  1. A chemical element, atomic number 20, that is an alkaline earth metal and occurs naturally as carbonate in limestone and as silicate in many rocks.

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  1. Chambers Dictionary of Etymology, Robert K. Barnhart (ed.), Chambers, 1988

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See also the 1911 Encyclopædia Britannica's article on:

For etymology and more information refer to: http://elements.vanderkrogt.net/elem/ca.html (A lot of the translations were taken from that site with permission from the author)

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Dutch Wikipedia has an article on:
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Calcium n.

  1. (chemistry) calcium

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French Wikipedia has an article on:
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Calcium m (usually uncountable)

  1. (chemistry) calcium

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