[kal-i-kak] /ˈkæl ɪˌkæk/
the fictitious name of an actual family that was the focus of a sociological study: one branch of feeble-minded descendants were mostly social degenerates, while another branch with descendants of normal intelligence were mostly successful.
kallikrein kal·li·kre·in (kāl’ĭ-krē’ĭn) n. An enzyme present in blood plasma, lymph, urine, saliva, pancreatic juices, and other body fluids that catalyzes the proteolysis of bradykininogen to bradykinin. Also called kininogenase.
[kuh-lahy-uh-pee] /kəˈlaɪ ə pi/ noun, Classical Mythology. 1. (def 2).
[kuh-lis-toh] /kəˈlɪs toʊ/ noun, Classical Mythology. 1. (def 1).
[kal-uh-they-uh; Greek kah-lee-they-ah] /ˌkæl əˈθeɪ ə; Greek ˌkɑ liˈθeɪ ɑ/ noun 1. a city in E Greece, a suburb of Athens.