nephrolith etymology

English word nephrolith comes from English nephro- (Of or relating to the kidneys.), English -lith

Detailed word origin of nephrolith

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
nephro- English (eng) Of or relating to the kidneys.
-lith English (eng)
nephrolith English (eng) (pathology) a kidney stone.

Words with the same origin as nephrolith

Descendants of nephro-
nephralgia nephrectomy nephritic nephroblastoma nephrocalcinosis nephrocarcinoma nephrocardiac nephrodialysis nephrogenesis nephrogenic nephrogenous nephrogram nephrography nephropathic nephropexy nephroplegia nephroptosis nephrorrhaphy nephrosclerosis nephrosclerotic nephrosis nephrostome nephrotomy nephrotoxic
Descendants of -lith
Paleolithic age age group agegraphic ageism ageless agelong megalith megalithic megaregolith neolith otolith otolithic overage period phytolith pisolith postage regolith stercolith teen teenager underage xenolith zoolith