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lithic


  4  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Lithic  \Lith"ic\,  a.  [Gr.  ?  of  or  belonging  to  stones,  fr 
  li`qos  stone:  cf  F.  lithique.] 
  1.  Of  or  pertaining  to  stone;  as  lithic  architecture. 
 
  2.  (Med.)  Pertaining  to  the  formation  of  uric-acid 
  concretions  (stone)  in  the  bladder  and  other  parts  of  the 
  body;  as  lithic  diathesis. 
 
  {LIthic  acid}  (Old  Med.  Chem.),  uric  acid.  See  {Uric  acid}, 
  under  {Uric}. 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Lithic  \Lith"ic\,  n.  (Med.) 
  A  medicine  which  tends  to  prevent  stone  in  the  bladder. 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Lithic  \Lith"ic\,  a.  [From  {Lithium}.]  (Chem.) 
  Pertaining  to  or  denoting  lithium  or  some  of  its  compounds. 
  --Frankland. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  lithic 
  adj  1:  of  or  containing  lithium 
  2:  relating  to  or  composed  of  stone;  "lithic  sandstone" 




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