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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adj. - Composed of or containing or resembling calcium carbonate or calcite

Usage examples (37)
  • She turned chalky white
  • Not sure how goat cheese is described as chalky unless it's in reference to it's colouring.
  • She also had a kind of chalky powder she mixed with the water to produce excellent milk.
  • One Bwog associate, usually useful as a leftovers-consumer, described them as "chalky" and politely declined to finish the portion. for more
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