The Meaning of lith

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Lith

3d pers. sing. pres. of Lie, to recline, for lieth.

Lith

n.
A joint or limb; a division; a member; a part formed by growth, and articulated to, or symmetrical with, other parts.

Lithaemia

n.
A condition in which uric (lithic) acid is present in the blood.

Lithagogue

n.
A medicine having, or supposed to have, the power of expelling calculous matter with the urine.

Litharge

n.
Lead monoxide; a yellowish red substance, obtained as an amorphous powder, or crystallized in fine scales, by heating lead moderately in a current of air or by calcining lead nitrate or carbonate. It is used in making flint glass, in glazing earthenware, in making red lead minium, etc. Called also massicot.

Lithargyrum

n.
Crystallized litharge, obtained by fusion in the form of fine yellow scales.

Lithate

n.
A salt of lithic or uric acid; a urate.

Lithe

v. i. & i.
To listen or listen to; to hearken to.

Lithe

a.
Mild; calm; as, lithe weather.

Lithe

a.
Capable of being easily bent; pliant; flexible; limber; as, the elephant's lithe proboscis.

Lithe

a.
To smooth; to soften; to palliate.

Lithely

adv.
In a lithe, pliant, or flexible manner.

Litheness

n.
The quality or state of being lithe; flexibility; limberness.

Lither

a.
Bad; wicked; false; worthless; slothful.

Litherly

a.
Crafty; cunning; mischievous; wicked; treacherous; lazy.

Lithesome

a.
Pliant; limber; flexible; supple; nimble; lissom.

Lithia

n.
The oxide of lithium; a strong alkaline caustic similar to potash and soda, but weaker. See Lithium.

Lithiasis

n.
The formation of stony concretions or calculi in any part of the body, especially in the bladder and urinary passages.

Lithic

a.
Of or pertaining to stone; as, lithic architecture.

Lithic

a.
Pertaining to the formation of uric-acid concretions (stone) in the bladder and other parts of the body; as, lithic diathesis.
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