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geophysics

noun [U] uk   us   /ˌdʒiː.əˈfɪz.ɪks/ specialized
the study of the rocks and other substances that make up the Earth and the physical processes happening on, in, and above the Earth
geophysical
adjective uk   us   /-ɪ.kəl/
geophysical and geological phenomena
Translations of “geophysics”
in Vietnamese địa vật lý…
in Spanish geofísica…
in Thai ธรณีฟิสิกส์…
in Malaysian geofizik…
in Chinese (Traditional) 地球物理學…
in Indonesian geofisika…
in Chinese (Simplified) 地球物理学…
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