calcify

(verb)

verb

1. become impregnated with calcium salts

Definition categories: change, harden, indurate

2. become inflexible and unchanging

- Old folks can calcify

Definition categories: change

3. turn into lime; become calcified

- The rock calcified over the centuries

Definition categories: change, turn

4. convert into lime

- the salts calcified the rock

Definition categories: change, alter, modify