from The Century Dictionary.
- Same as
- Pertaining to schismata, or based upon an allowance for the difference of a schisma: as, a schistic system of tuning.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.
- adjective Schistose.
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- adjective Of or like
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However, in general, slopes yield less sediment to streams after disturbance than in nearby granitic and schistic areas.
Ha Long is a large bay with a multitude of limestone | rocks emerging from the Hon Gai Sea, schistic islands from the Cam Pha Sea and a limited number of earth islands formed from decayed lateritic mountains.