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calcium carbonate


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(kar-bŏ-nayt)

a salt of calcium that neutralizes acids and is used in many antacid preparations. It is also used as a calcium supplement and to reduce high blood levels of phosphates (which it binds) in patients with renal failure. Formula: CaCO3.

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