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English definition of “geophysics”

geophysics

noun [U] uk   /ˌdʒiː.əˈfɪz.ɪks/ specialized us  
the study of the rocks and other substances that make up the Earth and the physical processes happening on, in, and above the EarthThe Earth and outer space - general words
geophysical
adjective uk   /-ɪ.kəl/ us  
geophysical and geological phenomenaThe Earth and outer space - general words
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