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- adj. Boring or hollowing out rocks.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- adj. Boring, or hollowing out, rocks; -- said of certain mollusks which live in holes which they burrow in rocks. See Illust. of lithodomus.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- Hollowing out rocks, as a mollusk; lithodomous.
Latin saxum rock + cavare to make hollow, from cavus hollow: compare French saxicave. (Wiktionary)