- See lith
- having relatively few calories
alternate spelling of light (adj.1), by 1962. Made use of from at least 1917 in item brands, frequently as a variation of light (letter.). The phrase Adjusto-Lite for lightweight electric lights had been opposed because of the user of a trade mark Auto-lite licensed prior to the time of good use reported because of the candidate. ["The Trade-Mark Reporter," 1922]
(adv., & n.) minimal.
Dummler in Monumenta Germaniae historica, Libelli de lite imperatorum et pontificum saeculis xi.