lith: Meaning and Definition of
Pronunciation: (lith), [key]
— n. Brit. Dial.
- an arm or leg; limb.
- a joint, as of the finger.
- a segment, as of an orange.
- var. ofbefore a vowel: lithic.
- a combining form meaning “stone” (acrolith; megalith; paleolith); sometimes occurring in words as a variant form of -lite (batholith; laccolith). Cf. -lite.
Random House Unabridged Dictionary, Copyright © 1997, by Random House, Inc., on Infoplease.