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photogeology

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noun pho·to·ge·ol·o·gy \ˌfō-tō-jē-ˈä-lə-jē\

Definition of photogeology

  1. :  a branch of geology concerned with the identification and study of geological features through the study of aerial or orbital photographs

photogeologic play \-ˌjē-ə-ˈlä-jik\ also photogeological play \-ji-kəl\ adjective
photogeologist play \-ˈä-lə-jist\ noun


1941

First Known Use of photogeology

1941


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