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geophysicsnoun [U]

uk   /ˌdʒiː.əˈfɪz.ɪks/  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   /ˌdʒiː.əˈfɪz.ɪ.kəl/  us   /ˌdʒiː.əˈfɪz.ɪ.kəl/
geophysical and geological phenomena
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Translations of “geophysics”
in Spanish geofísica…
in Vietnamese địa vật lý…
in Malaysian geofizik…
in Thai ธรณีฟิสิกส์…
in Chinese (Simplified) 地球物理学…
in Indonesian geofisika…
in Chinese (Traditional) 地球物理學…
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