lithoid etymology

English word lithoid comes from English -oid, English lith- (Stone.)

Detailed word origin of lithoid

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
-oid English (eng) Of similar form to, but not the same as. Having the likeness of. Forms adjectives and nouns.
lith- English (eng) Stone.
lithoid English (eng) Stone-like in texture, appearance or other characteristic.

Words with the same origin as lithoid

Descendants of -oid
alkaloid asteroid cannabinoid colloidal cycloid designoid factoid fibroid humanoid insectoid keloid mechanoid mong mongoloid monoid negro opioid paranoid planetoid roid schizoid solenoid sphenoid steroid trapezoid
Descendants of lith-
autolithify lithaemia lithectomy lithic lithification lithuria