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Hasil cari dari kata atau frase: Geology(0.00985 detik)
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n : a science that deals with the history of the earth as
recorded in rocks
English → English (gcide)
Geology \Ge*ol"o*gy\, n.; pl. Geologies. [Gr. ge`a, gh^, the
earth + -logy: cf. F. g['e]ologie.]
1. The science which treats:
(a) Of the structure and mineral constitution of the
globe; structural geology.
(b) Of its history as regards rocks, minerals, rivers,
valleys, mountains, climates, life, etc.; historical
(c) Of the causes and methods by which its structure,
features, changes, and conditions have been produced;
2. A treatise on the science.
Note: The science of geology, as treating of the history of
the globe, involves a description of the different
strata which compose its crust, their order of
succession, characteristic forms of animal and
vegetable life, etc. The principal subdivisions of
geological time, and the most important strata, with
their relative positions, are often indicated in a
diagram called “The Geological Series”