Litho



[lith-oh] /ˈlɪθ oʊ/

noun, plural lithos.
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adjective
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verb (used with object), lithoed, lithoing.
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to .
1.
a combining form meaning “stone,” used in the formation of compound words:
lithography; lithonephrotomy.
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/ˈlaɪθəʊ/
noun, adjective, adverb (pl) -thos
1.
short for lithography, lithograph, lithographic, or lithographically See lithograph (sense 1), lithography
combining form
1.
stone: lithograph

before vowels, lith-, word-forming element meaning “stone, rock;” from comb. form of Greek lithos “stone, a precious stone, marble; a piece on a game board,” of unknown origin.

litho- or lith-
pref.
Mineral concretion; calculus: lithotomy.
lithograph
1.
lithograph
2.
lithography

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