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calcify

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calcifycal‧ci‧fy /ˈkælsɪfaɪ/ verb (calcified, calcifying, calcifies) [intransitive, transitive]  HARD technical to become hard, or make something hard, by adding lime
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calcify
Simple Form
Present
theycalcify
itcalcifies
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Past
it, theycalcified
Present perfect
theyhave calcified
ithas calcified
Past perfect
it, theyhad calcified
Future
it, theywill calcify
Future perfect
it, theywill have calcified
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Continuous Form
Present
theyare calcifying
itis calcifying
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Past
theywere calcifying
itwas calcifying
Present perfect
theyhave been calcifying
ithas been calcifying
Past perfect
it, theyhad been calcifying
Future
it, theywill be calcifying
Future perfect
it, theywill have been calcifying
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