geoscience

noun geo·sci·ence \ ˌjē-ō-ˈsī-ən(t)s \
|Updated on: 22 Apr 2018

Definition of geoscience

1 : the sciences (such as geology, geophysics, and geochemistry) dealing with the earth
2 : any of the geosciences — compare earth science

geoscientist

play \ˌjē-ō-ˈsī-ən-tist\ noun

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First Known Use of geoscience

1942

in the meaning defined at sense 1

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geoscience

noun geo·sci·ence \ ˌjē-ō-ˈsī-əns \

Definition of geoscience for Students

: the sciences (as geology) dealing with the earth

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