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Compared with a standard Colorado, the ZR2’s ride height is two inches higher and the track gets shoved out 3.5 inches, endowing the pickup with balletic stability on the slickrock and crumbled schist.
There are many culprits: population density, the nature of the schist, the desire to appease the neighbors, the size of the stations, which the M.T.A. attributes to ever more stringent fire and safety regulations.
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Origin and Etymology of schist
First Known Use: circa 1782See Words from the same year
SCHIST Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of schist for English Language Learners
: a type of rock that can be broken into thin, flat pieces
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