Litho meaning

lĭthō
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.

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Lithography.
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Litho paper.

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Lith- + -o-
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Stone, rock, calculus.

Lithosphere, lithography, lithotomy.

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A lithograph.
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Stone.

Lithosphere.

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Lithium.

Lithic.

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Mineral concretion; calculus.

Lithotomy.

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Lithograph.
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Origin of litho

  • < Gr lithos, a stone

    From Webster's New World College Dictionary, 5th Edition

  • Greek from lithos stone

    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition