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lithoid

[lith-oid] /ˈlɪθ ɔɪd/
adjective
1.
resembling stone; stonelike.
Also, lithoidal.
Origin
1835-1845
1835-45; < Greek lithoeidḗs. See lith-, -oid
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British Dictionary definitions for lithoid

lithoid

/ˈlɪθɔɪd/
adjective
1.
resembling stone or rock
Word Origin
C19: from Greek lithoeidēs, from lithos stone
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