geognost

noun ge·og·nost \ˈjēˌägˌnäst, ˈjēəg-; jēˈägˌnäst, -nəst\
variants: less commonly

geognosist

\jēˈägnəsə̇st\

Definition of geognost

plural

-s

  1. :  a specialist in geognosy

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Origin and Etymology of geognost

geognost from French géognoste, from géo- ge- + Greek gnōstēs one that knows, from gignōskein to know; geognosist from geognosy + -ist


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