megalith

[meg-uh-lith]
noun
a stone of great size, especially in ancient construction work, as the Cyclopean masonry, or in prehistoric Neolithic remains, as dolmens or menhirs.

Origin:
1850–55; mega- + -lith

megalithic, adjective
premegalithic, adjective
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megalith (ˈmɛɡəlɪθ)
 
n
alignment See also circle a stone of great size, esp one forming part of a prehistoric monument
 
mega'lithic
 
adj

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Word Origin & History

megalithic
1839, from Gk. megas "large" (see mickle) + lithos "stone."

megalith
"huge prehistoric stone," 1853, back formation from megalithic.
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Example sentences
The main part of the village stands inside an ancient stone circle thought to date from megalithic times.
Carrera's program stands in stark contrast to the megalithic, mechanical, and hugely expensive flap gate system.
It was during this period that megalithic monuments began to appear around the island.
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