Litho Lith"o (l[i^]th"[-o]) A combining form from Gr. li`qos, stone. [1913 Webster]

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  • litho — litho …   Dictionnaire des rimes

  • litho- — ♦ Élément, du gr. lithos « pierre ». 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)… …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • litho — litho; pho·to·litho; …   English syllables

  • Litho.... — Litho.... (v. gr. Lithos), Stein …   Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

  • Litho... — Litho... (griech.), in Zusammensetzungen. Stein ..., z. B. Lithographie (Steindruck) …   Meyers Großes Konversations-Lexikon

  • litho... — litho...   [griechisch líthos »Stein«], vor Vokalen verkürzt zu lith..., Wortbildungselement mit der Bedeutung »Stein, Gestein«, z. B. Lithographie; auch als letzter Wortbestandteil ...lith, z. B. Monolith …   Universal-Lexikon

  • litho — li‧tho [ˈlaɪθəʊ ǁ oʊ] also li‧thog‧ra‧phy [lɪˈθɒgrəfi ǁ ˈθɑː ] noun [uncountable] a method of printing in which a design is drawn on a wet surface using a special ink containing oil lithographic adjective : • conventional lithographic equipment …   Financial and business terms

  • litho- — before vowels, lith , element meaning stone, rock; from comb. form of Gk. lithos stone, a precious stone, marble; a piece on a game board, of unknown origin …   Etymology dictionary

  • litho — litho1 [lith′ō] n. pl. lithos short for LITHOGRAPH vt., vi. lithoed, lithoing litho2 abbrev. 1. lithograph 2. lithography …   English World dictionary

  • litho- — [lith′ō, lith′ə] [< Gr lithos, a stone] combining form stone, rock, calculus [lithosphere, lithography, lithotomy]: also, before a vowel, prefix combining form lith …   English World dictionary

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