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geodynamics

[jee-oh-dahy-nam-iks] /ˌdʒi oʊ daɪˈnæm ɪks/
noun
1.
(used with a singular verb) the science dealing with dynamic processes or forces within the earth.
Origin
1880-1885
1880-85; geo- + dynamics
Related forms
geodynamic, geodynamical, adjective
geodynamicist
[jee-oh-dahy-nam-uh-sist] /ˌdʒi oʊ daɪˈnæm ə sɪst/ (Show IPA),
noun
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British Dictionary definitions for geodynamic

geodynamics

/ˌdʒiːəʊdaɪˈnæmɪks/
noun
1.
(functioning as sing) the branch of geology concerned with the forces and processes, esp large-scale, of the earth's interior, particularly as regards their effects on the crust or lithosphere
Derived Forms
geodynamic, adjective
geodynamicist, noun
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