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geology

ge·ol·o·gy

geology

 
pronunciation:
ji a l ji
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part of speech: noun
inflections: geologies
definition 1: the study of the physical structure, composition and development of the earth or other solid astronomical bodies, esp. with regard to rocks.
definition 2: the aspects of a particular place, planet, or the like that pertain to geology.
the geology of the Rocky Mountains
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derivation: geologist (n.)
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a broader category that includes geology
some activities in geology
some kinds of geology
some parts of geology
some processes studied in geology
some things that affect geology
some tools used in geology
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