Definition of Schistic. Meaning of Schistic. Synonyms of Schistic

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Definition of Schistic

Schistic
Schistic Schist"ic, a. Schistose.

Meaning of Schistic from wikipedia

- Schist (pronounced /ʃɪst/ SHIST) is a medium-grade metamorphic rock with medium to large, flat, sheet-like grains in a preferred orientation (nearby grains...
- Schistes is a genus of hummingbird that was long considered to have only one species, the wedge-billed hummingbird S. geoffroyi. The genus usually includes...
- oil tycoon Fred Schist bought the ancient tribal lands from shaman and Seminole chieftain Ted Sallis, the first to disappear. Schist claimed Sallis had...
- Earth's crust. Some examples of metamorphic rocks are gneiss, slate, marble, schist, and quartzite. Metamorphic minerals are those that form only at the high...
- The Bündner schist or Bündner slate (German: Bündnerschiefer; French: schistes lustrés) is a collective name for schistose rocks that form a number of...
- Blueschist ( /ˈbluːʃɪst/), also called glaucophane schist, is a metavolcanic rock that forms by the metamorphism of basalt and rocks with similar composition...
- The Brahma Schist consists of amphibolite, hornblende-biotite-plagioclase schist, biotite-plagioclase schist, orthoamphibole-bearing schist and gneiss...
- mineral reveals that the Manhattan schist was compressed under incredibly high pressure over 300 million years ago. The schist formed as a result of two enormous...
- The Catalina Schist is a metamorphic rock complex primarily exposed on Santa Catalina Island of the Channel Islands of California. It formed during the...
- Sm-priest (of Ptah)." A small schist statuette of the prince as a miller is in the Louvre Museum "while a re****bent mummiform schist figure [of the Prince] is...