MEGALITHS'

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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megalith
"huge prehistoric stone," 1853, back formation from megalithic.
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