And this wonderful device took its name from the Latin calx
, meaning pebble, as the most basic mathematical exercises in ancient times were performed by counting little stones.
A special presentation in Cannes' Calx
Week in 2000, this sober, emotionally probing pic, which bowed theatrically Jan.
Boyle also studied the calcination of metals: This is the process in which the metal is heated in air, thus losing its metallic character and producing a calx of the metal.
The English scientist informed Lavoisier of his recent experiment with "the calx of mercury" (mercuric oxide).
The California Stock Exchange: Formed in 2008 CalX
is divided into two parts; the first is a collection of existing best in class service providers that help small firms raise capital.