Geoscopy
Geoscopy Ge*os"co*py, n. [Gr. ge`a, gh^, the earth + -scopy: cf. F. g['e]oscopie.] Knowledge of the earth, ground, or soil, obtained by inspection. --Chambers. [1913 Webster]

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