# Calculous

characterized by the presence of calculus, or stone.

Historical *Examples*

Cooley’s Practical Receipts, Volume II Arnold Cooley

New, Old, and Forgotten Remedies: Papers by Many Writers Various

Ginseng and Other Medicinal Plants A. R. (Arthur Robert) Harding

Literary and General Lectures and Essays Charles Kingsley

**adjective**

(pathol) of or suffering from a calculus

Tagged: c

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