See also: Xisto

Galician edit

Noun edit

xisto m (plural xistos)

  1. schist
  2. shale

Portuguese edit

Etymology edit

Borrowed from French schiste, from Ancient Greek σχιστός (skhistós).

Pronunciation edit

 

  • Rhymes: (Brazil) -istu, (Portugal, Rio de Janeiro) -iʃtu
  • Hyphenation: xis‧to

Noun edit

xisto m (plural xistos)

  1. (petrology) schist; shale (a metamorphic rock)