Calorimotor

Ca*lor`i*mo"tor

(?), n. [L. calor heat + E. motor.] (Physics) A voltaic battery, having a large surface of plate, and producing powerful heating effects.

Ca*lor"i*sa`tor

(?), n. [NL., heater, fr. L. calor heat.] An apparatus used in beet-sugar factories to heat the juice in order to aid the diffusion.
[Webster 1913 Suppl.]

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Ca*lotte"

(?),

Cal"lot

(?) }, n. [F. calotte, dim. of cale a sort of flat cap. Cf. Caul.] A close cap without visor or brim. Especially: (a) Such a cap, worn by English serjeants at law. (b) Such a cap, worn by the French cavalry under their helmets. (c) Such a cap, worn by the clergy of the Roman Catholic Church.
[1913 Webster]

To assume the calotte, to become a priest.
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