geohydrology
noun Date: circa 1909 a science that deals with the character, source, and mode of occurrence of underground water • geohydrologic adjectivegeohydrologist noun

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  • geohydrology — geohydrologic /jee oh huy dreuh loj ik/, geohydrological, adj. geohydrologically, adv. geohydrologist, n. /jee oh huy drol euh jee/, n. hydrogeology. [1905 10; GEO + HYDROLOGY] * * * …   Universalium

  • geohydrology —    The branch of hydrology relating to the quantitative treatment of ground water occurrence and flow [16] …   Lexicon of Cave and Karst Terminology

  • geohydrology — geo·hydrology …   English syllables

  • geohydrology — /dʒioʊhaɪˈdrɒlədʒi/ (say jeeohhuy droluhjee) noun → hydrology. –geohydrologist, noun …   Australian English dictionary

  • geohydrology —   n. study of subterranean water …   Dictionary of difficult words

  • geohydrology — “+ noun Etymology: ge + hydrology : a science that deals with the character, source, and mode of occurrence of underground water * * * geohydrologic /jee oh huy dreuh loj ik/, geohydrological, adj. geohydrologically, adv. geohydrologist, n. /je …   Useful english dictionary

  • Hydrogeology — ( hydro meaning water, and geology meaning the study of the Earth) is the area of geology that deals with the distribution and movement of groundwater in the soil and rocks of the Earth s crust, (commonly in aquifers). The term geohydrology is… …   Wikipedia

  • geohydrologic — adjective see geohydrology …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • geohydrologist — noun see geohydrology …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • Geology — Oceanic crustContinental Crust] Geology (from Greek: γη, gê , earth ; and λόγος, logos , speech lit. to talk about the earth) is the science and study of the solid and liquid matter that constitute the Earth. The field of geology encompasses the… …   Wikipedia

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