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cale·fac·to·ry

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. calefactory, calefactiveadjective

    serving to heat

    "a heating pad is calefactory"

Wiktionary

  1. calefactorynoun

    A room in a monastery that was kept warm and used as a sitting room

  2. calefactorynoun

    A warming pan, or similar device used by a priest to warm his hands

  3. calefactoryadjective

    warming

Webster Dictionary

  1. Calefactoryadjective

    making hot; producing or communicating heat

    Etymology: [L. calefactorius.]

  2. Calefactorynoun

    an apartment in a monastery, warmed and used as a sitting room

    Etymology: [L. calefactorius.]

  3. Calefactorynoun

    a hollow sphere of metal, filled with hot water, or a chafing dish, placed on the altar in cold weather for the priest to warm his hands with

    Etymology: [L. calefactorius.]

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of calefactory in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of calefactory in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1

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