polylythic

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Word of the Day
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polylithic

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

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

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Participants in the word of the day exchange have demonstrated that our group is polylithic, with many points of view. I, for example, know I have lots of varied rocks in my head. Yet I am often referred to as “a blockhead”.

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