geologize
intransitive verb (-gized; -gizing) Date: 1826 to study geology or make geologic investigations

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  • Geologize — Ge*ol o*gize, v. i. [imp. & p. p. {Geologized}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Geologizing}.] To study geology or make geological investigations in the field; to discourse as a geologist. [1913 Webster] During midsummer geologized a little in Shropshire.… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • geologize — (Amer.) ge·ol·o·gize || dʒɪ É‘lÉ™dÊ’aɪz / É’l v. study geology; examine from a geological standpoint; discuss as a geologist (also geologise) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • geologize — [jē äl′əjīz΄] vi., vt. geologized, geologizing Rare to study geology or make a geologic survey of (an area) …   English World dictionary

  • geologize — /jee ol euh juyz /, v., geologized, geologizing. v.i. 1. to study geology. v.t. 2. to examine geologically. Also, esp. Brit., geologise. [1825 35; GEOLOG(Y) + IZE] * * * …   Universalium

  • geologize — verb To study the geology of a location in the field …   Wiktionary

  • geologize — ge·ol·o·gize …   English syllables

  • geologize — ˌjīz verb ( ed/ ing/ s) Etymology: geology + ize intransitive verb : to study geology or make geologic investigations transitive verb : to study geologically …   Useful english dictionary

  • Geologized — Geologize Ge*ol o*gize, v. i. [imp. & p. p. {Geologized}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Geologizing}.] To study geology or make geological investigations in the field; to discourse as a geologist. [1913 Webster] During midsummer geologized a little in… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Geologizing — Geologize Ge*ol o*gize, v. i. [imp. & p. p. {Geologized}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Geologizing}.] To study geology or make geological investigations in the field; to discourse as a geologist. [1913 Webster] During midsummer geologized a little in… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • geologized — geologize (Amer.) ge·ol·o·gize || dʒɪ É‘lÉ™dÊ’aɪz / É’l v. study geology; examine from a geological standpoint; discuss as a geologist (also geologise) …   English contemporary dictionary

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