Litho is defined as relating to stone or lithium.
An example of litho used as a prefix is in the word lithograph, a method of printing originally using a flat, smooth stone.
, -·oed, -·o·ing
stone, rock, calculus: lithosphere, lithography, lithotomy
also, before a vowel, lith-
Origin of litho-; from Classical Greek lithos, a stone
- Stone: lithosphere.
- Lithium: lithic.
- Mineral concretion; calculus: lithotomy.
Origin of litho-Greek, from lithos, stone.
- litho paper
- lith- + -o-