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lithopone

Line breaks: litho|pone
Pronunciation: /ˈlɪθəpəʊn
 
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Definition of lithopone in English:

noun

[mass noun]

Origin

late 19th century: from litho- 'stone, crystals' + Greek ponos '(thing) produced by work'.

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