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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典

 calcification
 石灰化

From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Medical Dictionary 英漢醫學字典

 cal·ci·fi·ca·tion /ˌkælsəfəˈkeʃən/ 名詞
 鈣化,骨化

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Cal·ci·fi·ca·tion n. Physiol. The process of change into a stony or calcareous substance by the deposition of lime salt; -- normally, as in the formation of bone and of teeth; abnormally, as in calcareous degeneration of tissue.
 

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

 calcification
      n 1: a process that impregnates something with calcium (or
           calcium salts)
      2: tissue hardened by deposition of lime salts
      3: an inflexible and unchanging state; "the calcification of
         negotiations"