Schistic

Definitions

  • Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • a Schistic Schistose.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • schistic Same as schistose.
    • schistic Pertaining to schismata, or based upon an allowance for the difference of a schisma: as, a schistic system of tuning.
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Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
    • Schistic like schist: slaty
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Etymology

Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
Fr. schiste—Gr. schistosschizein, to split.