Shist
Shist Shist, Shistose Shis*tose" See {Shist}, {Schistose}. [1913 Webster]

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  • shist — shist; shist·ose; …   English syllables

  • shist — variant of schist * * * shist, shistose, shistus see sch …   Useful english dictionary

  • Shistose — Shist Shist, Shistose Shis*tose See {Shist}, {Schistose}. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • schist — /shist/, n. any of a class of crystalline metamorphic rocks whose constituent mineral grains have a more or less parallel or foliated arrangement. [1775 85; < NL schistus, L (lapis) schistos < Gk schistós divided, curdled, divisible, deriv. of… …   Universalium

  • shistose — shist·ose …   English syllables

  • schistocephalus — ˌshistəˈsefələs sometimes ˌski noun Usage: capitalized Etymology: New Latin, from schisto + cephalus : a genus of tapeworms closely related to and resembling those of the genus Ligula in appearance and behavior …   Useful english dictionary

  • schistosomophora — ˌshistəsəˈmäfərə sometimes ˌski noun Usage: capitalized Etymology: New Latin, from Schistosoma + o + phora : a genus of Oriental freshwater snails (family Bulimidae) including important intermediate hosts of the schistosome (Schistosoma… …   Useful english dictionary

  • shistus — shist, shistose, shistus see sch …   Useful english dictionary

  • schist — [shist] n. [Fr schiste < L schistos (lapis), split (stone) < Gr schistos, easily cleft < schizein, to cleave: see SCHIZO ] any of a group of metamorphic rocks containing parallel layers of flaky minerals, as mica or talc, and splitting… …   English World dictionary

  • Glendalough — Infobox monastery name= Glendalough Gleann Dá Loch order= Catholic founder= Saint Kevin established= 6th century disestablished= English troops in 1398 diocese= Diocese of Dublin and Glendalough churches= people= location= County… …   Wikipedia

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