geologic

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adjective geo·log·ic \ˌjē-ə-ˈlä-jik\
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geological

play \ˌjē-ə-ˈlä-ji-kəl\

Definition of geologic

  1. :  of, relating to, or based on geology

geologically

play \ˌjē-ə-ˈlä-ji-k(ə-)lē\ adverb

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Origin and Etymology of geologic

see geology


First Known Use: 1791


GEOLOGIC Defined for Kids

geologic

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adjective geo·log·ic \ˌjē-ə-ˈlä-jik\
variants: or

geological

\-ji-kəl\

Definition of geologic for Students

  1. :  of or relating to geology geologic formations



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