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-lith

1.
a combining form meaning “stone” (acrolith; megalith; paleolith); sometimes occurring in words as a variant form of -lite (batholith; laccolith).
Compare -lite.
Origin
see litho-
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British Dictionary definitions for -lith

-lith

combining form
1.
indicating stone or rock: megalith Compare -lite
Word Origin
from Greek lithos stone
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Word Origin and History for -lith

word-forming element meaning "stone, rock," from Modern Latin -lithus or French -lithe (see -lith).

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-lith in Medicine

-lith suff.
Mineral concretion; calculus: cystolith.

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