Salite

Definitions

  • Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • n Salite (Min) A massive lamellar variety of pyroxene, of a dingy green color.
    • v. t Salite To season with salt; to salt.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • salite To salt; impregnate or season with salt.
    • n salite A lamellar variety of pyroxene or augite, of a grayish-green color, from Sala, Sweden, and elsewhere. See pyroxene. Also spelled sahlite.
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Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
    • v.t Salite to season with salt
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Etymology

Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
L. salitus, p. p. of salire, to salt, fr. sal, salt
Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
Fr.,—L. salinussal, salt.

Usage

In literature:

The flash from the sky is Salit, that "from the ground" is Kilawit.
"The Tinguian" by Fay-Cooper Cole
Elle a la couleur de son regule: Elle salit les doigts de la meme teinte.
"Theory of the Earth, Volume 1 (of 4)" by James Hutton
Besides Abu Obediah, the veteran Salit was slain; and Al Mothanna, who succeeded to the command on Abu Obediah's death, was severely wounded.
"The Seven Great Monarchies Of The Ancient Eastern World, Vol 7. (of 7): The Sassanian or New Persian Empire" by George Rawlinson
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In science:

G.S. Pati, M. Messal, K. Salit, M.S. Shahriar, “Demonstration of a Tunable-Bandwidth White Light Interferometer using Anomalous Dispersion in Atomic Vapor,” Phys.
Pulse propagation through a dispersive intracavity medium
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