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GEMET General Multilingual Environmental Thesaurus

geology

Definition

The study or science of the earth, its history, and its life as recorded in the rocks; includes the study of geologic features of an area, such as the geometry of rock formations, weathering and erosion, and sedimentation. (Source: MGH)

Themes
  • natural dynamics
  • research
  • soil
Groups
  • RESEARCH, SCIENCES
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Scope note

Scope note is not available.

Concept URL: http://www.eionet.europa.eu/gemet/concept/3650