geologize

verb
ge·​ol·​o·​gize | \ jē-ˈä-lə-ˌjīz How to pronounce geologize (audio) \
geologized; geologizing

Definition of geologize

intransitive verb

: to study geology or make geologic investigations

Examples of geologize in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web When Neil Armstrong and Edwin 'Buzz' Aldrin became the first humans to geologize on the Moon in 1969, the most detailed map of the Moon was a 1:5,000,000-scale geological map published by the USGS. David Bressan, Forbes, 16 June 2022

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First Known Use of geologize

1826, in the meaning defined above

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Last Updated

26 Jun 2022

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“Geologize.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/geologize. Accessed 14 Aug. 2022.

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