Related formso·o·lit·ic [oh-uh-lit-ik] /ˌoʊ əˈlɪt ɪk/, adjective
Examples from the Web for oolite
The flora of the Oolite was peculiarly a flora of intermediate forms.The Testimony of the Rocks|Hugh Miller
And the first known bird only makes its appearance in the oolite, about half-way through that latest period.The Evolutionist at Large|Grant Allen
Roggenstein, rog′en-stīn, n. a kind of oolite in which the grains are cemented by argillaceous matter.
The Jurassic period is sub-divided into two sub-periods: those of the Lias and the Oolite.The World Before the Deluge|Louis Figuier
That part of the cliffs which consist of lias, the oolite series, and chalk, decays slowly.Principles of Geology|Charles Lyell