Shist

Definitions

  • Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • Shist See Shist Schistose.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • n shist See schist.
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Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
    • Shist &c. See Schist, &c.
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Usage

In literature:

This done, they set fire to the wood, the heat was communicated to the shist, which soon kindled, since it contains coal and sulphur.
"The Mysterious Island" by Jules Verne
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