lith

noun /liθ/
A segment of an orange, or similar fruit.

there the ladyes hors stumbled and threwe her doun that her arme was sore brysed and nere she swouned for payne. Allas syr sayd the lady myn arme is out of lythe wher thorow I must nedes reste me [...].


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  • -lith — lith·ic; …   English syllables

  • 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|ic — lith|ic1 «LIHTH ihk», adjective. 1. consisting of stone or rock. 2. Medicine. of or having to do with stone or stony concretions formed within the body, as in the bladder. ╂[< Greek lithikós < líthos stone] lith|ic2 «LIHTH ihk», adjective.… …   Useful english dictionary

  • lith|o — «LIHTH oh», adjective, noun, plural lith|os. –adj. = lithographic: (Cf. ↑lithographic) »litho printing. –n. = lithograph. (Cf. ↑lithograph) litho , combining form. stone or stones, as in lithography, lithology. Also …   Useful english dictionary

  • -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 — (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] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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