Lith Lith (l[i^]th), n. [AS. li[eth].] A joint or limb; a division; a member; a part formed by growth, and articulated to, or symmetrical with, other parts. --Chaucer. [1913 Webster]

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  • Lith — Héraldique …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Lith- — vor Konsonanten auch Litho [griech. líthos = Stein, Fels, Edelstein]: Bestimmungswort von Zus. mit der Bed. »Stein, Konkrement«, z. B. Lithiasis (Steinleiden), Lithium, Lithocholsäure, Lithographie, Lithotrophie. – Vgl. lit. * * * lith , Lith …   Universal-Lexikon

  • lith- — lith(o) , lithe, lite, lithique éléments, du gr. lithos, pierre . ⇒LITH(O) , (LITH , LITHO )élém. formant Élém. tiré du gr. « pierre », entrant dans la constr. de termes sav. ou techn. (subst., adj., verbes) appartenant à des domaines ayant un… …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • lith — lith·arge; lith·er; lith·er·ness; lith·ia; lith·i·ate; lith·ic; …   English syllables

  • -lith — ↑ lit. * * * lith [auch: … lɪt; griech. li̓thos = Stein]: in Zusb., z. B. Eolith, Monolith. * * * lith [auch: ... lɪt; griech. líthos = Stein]: Grundwort in Zus., z. B. Eolith, Gastrolith …   Universal-Lexikon

  • -lith — ( l[i^]th), lite lite ( l[imac]t). suff. Combining forms fr. Gr. li qos a stone; used chiefly in naming minerals and rocks. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Lith — (l[imac]th), obs. 3d pers. sing. pres. of {Lie}, to recline, for lieth. Chaucer. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • lith... — lith..., Lith... vgl. ↑litho..., ↑Litho …   Das große Fremdwörterbuch

  • lith — joint, limb, O.E. liþ limb, member, joint, cognate with O.Fris. lith, Du. lid, O.H.G. lid, O.N. liðr, Goth. liþus, Ger. glied limb, member …   Etymology dictionary

  • -lith — [lith] [Fr lithe < Gr lithos, stone] combining form stone [eolith, megalith] …   English World dictionary

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