geomatics

noun plural but singular in construction
ge·​o·​mat·​ics

Definition of geomatics

: the mathematics of the earth

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First Known Use of geomatics

circa 1972, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for geomatics

ge- + mathematics

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The first known use of geomatics was circa 1972

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“Geomatics.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/geomatics. Accessed 20 Oct. 2020.

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