calcification

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a process that impregnates something with calcium (or calcium salts)

tissue hardened by deposition of lime salts

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an inflexible and unchanging state

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Furthermore, Gene Ontology (GO) term enrichment of DE-transcripts suggests that avian eggshell calcification is likely to be regulated by relative reproductive hormones and neurotransmitters, which may finally affect eggshell quality through a complex suite of biophysical processes.