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Definition of Schistous
Medical Definition of Schistous
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Lexicographical Neighbors of Schistous
Literary usage of Schistous
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1. The Popular Science Monthly (1880)
"We already know that the schistous or leafy structure presented by many tracts called metamorphic must be attributed to real laminations. 31. ..."
2. A Record of a Trip Through Canada's Wilderness to Lake Chibogamoo and to the by Frederick G. Pauli (1907)
"The massive diorite varies in color from dark to light green and sometimes presents a schistous appearance. It is frequently crossed by veins of quartz. ..."