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(word root) stone
Examples of words with the root litho-: lithograph


n. pl. lith·os
A lithograph.


nadjadv, pl -thos
(Printing, Lithography & Bookbinding) short for lithography, lithograph, lithographic, or lithographically. See lithography


(ˈlɪθ oʊ)

n., pl. lith•os, n.
1. lithography.
2. lithograph.
3. lithographic.
4. to lithograph.
[shortened form]


a combining form meaning “stone,” “calculus”: lithography.
Also, esp. before a vowel, lith-.
[< Greek, comb. form of líthos]


or lithog,

1. lithograph.
2. lithography.


n (inf)Litho nt
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