Definition of Schistic. Meaning of Schistic. Synonyms of Schistic

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Definition of Schistic

Schistic Schist"ic, a. Schistose.

Meaning of Schistic from wikipedia

- schist is a medium-grade metamorphic rock with medium to large, flat, sheet-like grains in a preferred orientation (nearby grains are roughly parallel)
- the bündner schist or bündner slate (german: bündnerschiefer; french: schistes lustrés) is a collective name for schistose rocks that form a number of
- wedge-billed hummingbird (schistes geoffroyi) is a species of hummingbird in the trochilidae family. it is placed in the monotypic genus schistes, but sometimes
- blueschist /ˈbluːʃɪst/, also called glaucophane schist, is a metavolcanic rock that forms by the metamorphism of basalt and rocks with similar composition
- the haast schist is a new zealand schist that is found on the eastern side of the alpine fault. metamorphic grade progresses from greenschist through biotite
- argillaceous schist is metamorphic rock which exhibits fine laminations of clay materials. its protolith is argillite.
- several units, such as lower pelitic schist and prettyboy schist. the wissahickon is described as a pelitic schist and gneiss with interlayers of quartzite
- the catalina schist is a metamorphic rock complex primarily exposed on santa catalina island of the channel islands of california. it formed during the