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geological

adjective uk   /ˌdʒi.əˈlɒdʒ.ɪ.kəl/ us    /-ˈlɑː.dʒɪ-/
relating to geology, or to the geology of a particular area or place: a geological survey/map the complex geological structure of the region
geologically
adverb uk   /-i/ us  
Translations of “geological”
in Korean 지질학의…
in Arabic جيولوجي…
in Portuguese geológico…
in Catalan geològic…
in Japanese 地質学の, 地質学的な…
in Italian geologico…
in Chinese (Traditional) 地質的, 地質學的…
in Chinese (Simplified) 地质的, 地质学的…
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