creek·​ol·​o·​gy | \ krēˈkäləjē, kriˈ- \
plural -es

Definition of creekology

: any method of searching for oil based on a limited knowledge of geology and practiced especially by wildcat prospectors

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History and Etymology for creekology

creek + -o- + -logy

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“Creekology.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 22 Oct. 2021.

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