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litho

[lith-oh] /ˈlɪθ oʊ/
noun, plural lithos.
adjective
verb (used with object), lithoed, lithoing.
4.
Origin
shortened form

litho-

1.
a combining form meaning “stone,” used in the formation of compound words:
lithography; lithonephrotomy.
Also, especially before a vowel, lith-.
Origin
< Greek, combining form of líthos

litho.

Also, lithog.
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British Dictionary definitions for litho

litho

/ˈlaɪθəʊ/
noun, adjective, adverb (pl) -thos
1.
short for lithography, lithograph, lithographic, or lithographically See lithograph (sense 1), lithography

litho-

combining form
1.
stone: lithograph
Word Origin
from Latin, from Greek, from lithos stone
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Word Origin and History for litho

litho-

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.

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litho in Medicine

litho- or lith-
pref.
Mineral concretion; calculus: lithotomy.

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Related Abbreviations for litho

litho

lithograph

litho.

  1. lithograph
  2. lithography
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