Shaley vs Shale - What's the difference?

shaley | shale | Derived terms |

Shaley is a derived term of shale.


As a adjective shaley

is pertaining to or resembling shale.

As a noun shale is

a shell or husk; a cod or pod.

As a verb shale is

to take off the shell or coat of.

shaley

English

Alternative forms

* shaly

Adjective

(en adjective)
  • Pertaining to or resembling shale.
  • Anagrams

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    shale

    English

    (wikipedia shale)

    Noun

    (en noun)
  • A shell or husk; a cod or pod.
  • * Chapman
  • the green shales of a bean
  • (geology) A fine-grained sedimentary rock of a thin, laminated, and often friable, structure.
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    Derived terms

    * shaley * * shaly

    Verb

    (shal)
  • To take off the shell or coat of.
  • Synonyms

    * shell

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