\kˌalsɪnˈe͡ɪʃən], \kˌalsɪnˈeɪʃən], \k_ˌa_l_s_ɪ_n_ˈeɪ_ʃ_ə_n]\
Definitions of CALCINATION
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- 1874 - Etymological and pronouncing dictionary of the English language
- 1846 - Medical lexicon: a dictionary of medical science
- 1898 - American pocket medical dictionary
- 1916 - Appleton's medical dictionary
- 1871 - The Cabinet Dictionary of the English Language
- 1790 - A Complete Dictionary of the English Language
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By Noah Webster.
By William R. Warner
By Nuttall, P.Austin.
By Stormonth, James, Phelp, P. H.
The act of submitting to a strong heat any infusible mineral substance, which we are desirous of depriving either of its water, or of any other volatilizable substance that enters into its composition; or which we wish to combine with oxygen. Alum is calcined to get rid of its water of crystallization ;-chalk, to reduce it to the state of pure lime, by driving off the carbonic acid; and certain metals are subjected to this operation to oxidize them.
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By Willam Alexander Newman Dorland
By Smith Ely Jelliffe
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- legal doctrine stating person receives money or other through no effort of his own, at expense another, recipient should return to rightful owner, even if property was not obtained illegally. Most courts will order that the be returned party who has suffered loss brings a lawsuit. 1. Benefit retention with no consideration of return where it can be reasonably expected. 2. Money obtained that is not a gift the beneficiary needs to make restitution for.