Share this entry

Share this page

-lite

Syllabification: -lite

Definition of -lite in English:

suffix

Forming names of rocks, minerals, and fossils: rhyolite zeolite

Origin

from French, from Greek lithos 'stone'.

Definition of -lite in:

Share this entry

Share this page

 

What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?

Get more from Oxford Dictionaries

Subscribe to remove adverts and access premium resources

Top searches

= trending
Word of the day vicarious
Pronunciation: vɪˈkɛːrɪəs
adjective
experienced in the imagination through another person's feelings…