Definition of lithotrity in English:

lithotrity

noun

Surgery
  • A surgical procedure involving the mechanical breaking down of gallstones or other calculi.

Origin

Early 19th century: from litho- ‘of stone’ + Latin tritor ‘thing that rubs’ + -y.

Pronunciation

lithotrity

/ləˈθɑtrədi//ləˈTHätrədē/