Associated Words: fissile, fissility.
"Putnam's Word Book" by Louis A. Flemming
Fissile, capable of being split.
"The Mushroom, Edible and Otherwise" by M. E. Hard
CLINKSTONE, called also phonolite, a felspathic rock of the trap family, usually fissile.
"Principles of Geology" by Charles Lyell
The same composition as hornblende-schist, stratified, but not fissile.
"A Manual of Elementary Geology" by Charles Lyell
The neighbouring mountain abounded with a very black fissile aluminous stone.
"Lachesis Lapponica" by Carl von Linné
Most usually the 'cleavage,' as this fissile structure is termed, crosses the bedding at all angles.
"Geology" by James Geikie
The second is made of brownish fissile jasper and was found in grave No.
"The Archaeology of the Yakima Valley" by Harlan Ingersoll Smith