lithal etymology

English word lithal comes from English lithium, English aluminium

Detailed word origin of lithal

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
lithium English (eng) (pharmaceutical drug, uncountable) Lithium carbonate or other preparations of lithium metal used to treat manic depression and bipolar disorders.. (uncountable) The simplest alkali metal, the lightest solid element, and the third lightest chemical element (symbol Li) with an atomic number of 3.. A lithium battery.
aluminium English (eng) (countable) A single atom of this element.. A light, silvery metal extracted from bauxite, and a chemical element (symbol Al) with an atomic number of 13.
lithal English (eng) (informal, geomorphology) A pingo or hydrolaccolith; a mound of earth-covered ice found in the Arctic and subarctic environments that can reach up to 70 m in height and up to 600 m in diameter.. (informal, inorganic compound) lithium aluminium hydride.

Words with the same origin as lithal

Descendants of lithium
balipholite delithiation lithian
Descendants of aluminium
Nibral TEA TEA-TEB TEAL alarsite aluminian aluminide aluminiferous aluminilite ammonal argentalium chloralum magnalium magnesium aluminide minargent niobium aluminide tannal tantalum aluminide uranium aluminide