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geology

noun [U] uk   /dʒiˈɒl.ə.dʒi/  us   /-ˈɑː.lə-/
C1 the study of the rocks and similar substances that make up the Earth's surface: a geology course/teacherthe geology of somewhere the particular rocks and similar substances that form an area of the earth, and their arrangement
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in Arabic عِلْم طَبقات الأرْض (الجيولوجيا)…
in Korean 지질학…
in Malaysian geologi…
in French géologie…
in Turkish jeoloji, yerbilimi…
in Italian geologia…
in Chinese (Traditional) 地質學…
in Russian геология…
in Polish geologia…
in Vietnamese địa chất học…
in Spanish geología…
in Portuguese geologia…
in Thai ธรณีวิทยา…
in German die Geologie…
in Catalan geologia…
in Japanese 地質学…
in Indonesian geologi…
in Chinese (Simplified) 地质学…
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