WORD OF THE DAY.


The Word of the Day comes from the brilliant "STONE BLIND" by Natalie Haynes.


LITHIFY



VERB


transform (a sediment or other material) into stone.

"these sediments are lithified to form shales, limestones, and sandstones"


ORIGIN


late 19th century: from Greek lithos ‘stone’ + -fy.

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