# Calculus Definition

Noun: calculus (calculi) kal-kyu-lus

- A hard lump produced by the concretion of mineral salts; found in hollow organs or ducts of the body

"renal calculi can be very painful";

- concretion

- An incrustation that forms on the teeth and gums

- tartar, tophus

- (mathematics) the branch of mathematics that is concerned with limits and with the differentiation and integration of functions

- infinitesimal calculus

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