lith: Meaning and Definition of


Pronunciation: (lith), [key]
— n. Brit. Dial.
  1. an arm or leg; limb.
  2. a joint, as of the finger.
  3. a segment, as of an orange.


Pronunciation: [key]
  1. var. ofbefore a vowel: lithic.


Pronunciation: [key]
  1. a combining form meaning “stone” (acrolith; megalith; paleolith); sometimes occurring in words as a variant form of -lite (batholith; laccolith). Cf. -lite.


Pronunciation: [key]
  1. Lithuania.
  2. Lithuanian.


Pronunciation: [key]
  1. lithograph.
  2. lithographic.
  3. lithography.
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