geotechnical
adjective Date: 1947 of or relating to geotechnical engineering

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • geotechnical — /dʒioʊˈtɛknɪkəl/ (say jeeoh teknikuhl) adjective of or relating to those aspects of activities such as mining, engineering, building, etc., which are affected by the geology of the terrain in which they are undertaken: geotechnical survey;… …   Australian English dictionary

  • geotechnical — ˌ adjective Etymology: ge + technical : of or relating to geotechnical engineering * * * /jee oh tek ni keuhl/, adj. of or pertaining to practical applications of geological science in civil engineering, mining, etc. [GEO + TECHNICAL] * * *… …   Useful english dictionary

  • geotechnical — /jee oh tek ni keuhl/, adj. of or pertaining to practical applications of geological science in civil engineering, mining, etc. [GEO + TECHNICAL] * * * …   Universalium

  • geotechnical — adjective Of or related to the soil and bedrock, especially aspects of foundations and earthworks …   Wiktionary

  • geotechnical — geo·technical …   English syllables

  • Geotechnical investigation — Geotechnical investigations are performed by geotechnical engineers or engineering geologists to obtain information on the physical properties of soil and rock around a site to design earthworks and foundations for proposed structures and for… …   Wikipedia

  • Geotechnical engineering — [ Boston s Big Dig presented geotechnical challenges in an urban environment.] Geotechnical engineering is the branch of civil engineering concerned with the engineering behavior of earth materials. Geotechnical engineering includes investigating …   Wikipedia

  • geotechnical engineer — noun An engineer in the field of geotechnical engineering …   Wiktionary

  • geotechnical engineering — noun The branch of engineering dealing with the soil and bedrock, especially aspects of foundations and earthworks. See Also: geotechnical engineer …   Wiktionary

  • geotechnical engineer — geotechnikos inžinierius statusas T sritis profesijos apibrėžtis Inžinierius, kuris specializuojasi geotechnikos srityje. Jis gali atlikti geotechninius tyrinėjimus, geotechninio projektavimo darbus, parengti ir vadovauti geotechninėms statyboms …   Inžinieriai, technikai ir technologai. Trikalbis aiškinamasis žodynėlis

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