Lithia
Lithia Lith"i*a (l[i^]th"[i^]*[.a]), n. [NL., from Gr. li`qos stone.] (Chem.) The oxide of lithium; a strong alkaline caustic similar to potash and soda, but weaker. See {Lithium}. [1913 Webster]

{Lithia emerald}. See {Hiddenite}. [1913 Webster]


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  • lithia — [lith′ē ə] n. [ModL < earlier lithion < Gr litheion, neut. of litheois, stony < lithos, stone + IA: so named in reference to its mineral orig.] lithium oxide, Li2O, a white, crystalline compound …   English World dictionary

  • lithia — n. lithium oxide. Phrases and idioms: lithia water water containing lithium salts and used against gout. Etymology: mod.L, alt. of earlier lithion f. Gk neut. of litheios f. lithos stone, after soda etc …   Useful english dictionary

  • lithia — /lith ee euh, lith yeuh/, n. Chem. See lithium oxide. [1810 20; LITHI(UM) + A4] * * * …   Universalium

  • lithia — noun lithium oxide, LiO, used in the manufacture of ceramics and glass …   Wiktionary

  • lithia — lith·ia lith ē ə n a white crystalline oxide of lithium Li2O * * * lith·ia (lithґe ə) see lithium …   Medical dictionary

  • lithia — n. (Chemistry) lithium oxide (white powder with alkaline properties) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • lithia — [ lɪθɪə] noun Chemistry lithium oxide, a white alkaline solid. Origin C19: mod. L., alt. of earlier lithion, from Gk, neut. of litheios, from lithos stone …   English new terms dictionary

  • lithia — n. Oxide of lithium …   New dictionary of synonyms

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