Word of the Day – Polylithic

By January 24, 2021Word of the Day

Polylithic (adj)

pol-ee-lith-ik

Made of several stones; Geology containing several kinds of stone or rock; also figurative (opposed to monolithic).

Mid 19th century; earliest use found in The Civil Engineer and Architect’s Journal.

Example sentences

“The polylithic sediment made it easier to age.”

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