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synonyms for calculous

  • dusty
  • grainy
  • rough
  • abrasive
  • branlike
  • crumbly
  • friable
  • gravelly
  • in particles
  • loose
  • lumpy
  • permeable
  • porous
  • powdery
  • pulverant
  • rasping
  • sabulous
  • sandy
  • scratchy

antonyms for calculous

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  • afraid
  • cowardly
  • fine
  • smooth
  • spineless
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How to use calculous in a sentence

Then an additional malady (apparently some calculous one) comes on John, and stops by him for the six remaining years of his life.
LITERARY AND GENERAL LECTURES AND ESSAYSCHARLES KINGSLEY
The Gravel Root has long had some reputation in urinary difficulties, and even in calculous affections.
NEW, OLD, AND FORGOTTEN REMEDIES: PAPERS BY MANY WRITERSVARIOUS
It is used in dyeing, and has been recommended in dyspepsia, calculous affections, and chronic diarrha.
COOLEY'S PRACTICAL RECEIPTS, VOLUME IIARNOLD COOLEY
Hydrangea has diuretic properties and is said to have been much used by the Cherokees and early settlers in calculous complaints.
GINSENG AND OTHER MEDICINAL PLANTSA. R. (ARTHUR ROBERT) HARDING
SYNONYM OF THE DAY
OCTOBER 26, 1985
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WORDS RELATED TO CALCULOUS

  • abrasive
  • branlike
  • calculous
  • crumbly
  • dusty
  • friable
  • grainy
  • gravelly
  • in particles
  • loose
  • lumpy
  • permeable
  • porous
  • powdery
  • pulverant
  • rasping
  • rough
  • sabulous
  • sandy
  • scratchy
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.