schistose

play
adjective schis·tose \ˈshis-ˌtōs\

Definition of schistose

  1. :  of or relating to schist :  having the character or structure of a schist

schistosity

play \shis-ˈtä-sə-tē\ noun

First Known Use of schistose

1794

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