OTHER WORDS FROM ooliteo·o·lit·ic [oh-uh-lit-ik], /ˌoʊ əˈlɪt ɪk/, adjective
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The tests indicated that it consisted of shale of the lower oolite, and the works were let accordingly.Lives of the Engineers|Samuel Smiles
Roggenstein, rog′en-stīn, n. a kind of oolite in which the grains are cemented by argillaceous matter.
Upper oolitic formation, including what are called Kimmeridge clay and Portland oolite.Vestiges of the Natural History of Creation|Robert Chambers
And where are the mighty reptile tyrants of air, earth and water of the Oolite?
On the shore at Lossiemouth there is a patch of greenish white sandstones yielding fossils characteristic of the Lower Oolite.