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lith

abbreviation

Definition of lith




lith-

combining form

Definition of lith-

  1. :  stone <lithology>



Variants of lith-

or litho-

Origin of lith-

Latin, from Greek, from lithos


-lith

noun combining form

Definition of -lith

  1. 1 :  structure or implement of stone <megalith> <eolith>

  2. 2 :  calculus <urolith>

  3. 3 :  -lite <laccolith>



Origin of -lith

New Latin -lithus & French -lithe, from Greek lithos


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