verb (used without object), schismatized, schismatizing.
to take part in a schism.
verb (used with object), schismatized, schismatizing.
to cause schism in.
noun 1. any of a class of crystalline metamorphic rocks whose constituent mineral grains have a more or less parallel or foliated arrangement. noun 1. any metamorphic rock that can be split into thin layers because its micaceous minerals have become aligned in thin parallel bands schist (shĭst) A highly foliated, medium-grained metamorphic rock that […]
schisto- pref. Split; cleft: schistocyte.
schistocelia schis·to·ce·li·a (shĭs’tə-sē’lē-ə, skĭs’-) n. A congenital fissure of the abdominal wall.
schistocormia schis·to·cor·mi·a (shĭs’tə-kôr’mē-ə, skĭs’-) n. A congenital cleft of the trunk, usually accompanied by imperfectly developed lower extremities. Also called schistosomia.