1. calvaria the dome of the skull
  2. calvary any experience that causes intense suffering
  3. Calvary a hill near Jerusalem where Jesus was crucified
  4. call fire fire delivered on a specific target in response to a request from the supported unit
  5. Calvatia genus of puffballs having outer casings whose upper parts break at maturity into angular pieces to expose the spores
  6. call for express the need or desire for; ask for
  7. Calliphora type genus of the Calliphoridae: blowflies
  8. clavier a stringed instrument that has a keyboard
  9. culverin a medieval musket
  10. calamari (Italian cuisine) squid prepared as food
  11. Volvaria agarics having pink spores and a distinct volva
  12. Calabria a region of southern Italy
  13. calorie unit of heat raising 1 gram of water by 1 degree centigrade
  14. Galvani Italian physiologist noted for his discovery that frogs' muscles contracted in an electric field (which led to the galvanic cell) (1737-1798)
  15. Calgary the largest city in southern Alberta
  16. Calorie a unit of heat equal to the amount of heat required to raise the temperature of one kilogram of water by one degree at one atmosphere pressure; used by nutritionists to characterize the energy-producing potential in food
  17. Calvino Italian writer of novels and short stories
  18. Calvin Swiss theologian whose tenets defined Presbyterianism
  19. culvert a transverse and enclosed drain under a road or railway
  20. qualifier a contestant who meets certain requirements and so qualifies to take part in the next stage of competition

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