acrolith

noun
ac·​ro·​lith | \ ˈa-krə-ˌlith \
plural -s

Definition of acrolith

: an acrolithic statue

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First Known Use of acrolith

1847, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for acrolith

Latin acrolithus, from Greek akrolithos with ends of stone, from akr- acr- + lithos stone

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The first known use of acrolith was in 1847

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“Acrolith.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/acrolith. Accessed 19 Oct. 2021.

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