geogony

Geogony

Ge*og"o*ny\, n. [Gr. ge`a, gh^, the earth + ? generation, birth, fr. the root of ? to be born: cf. F. g['e]ogonie.] The branch of science which treats of the formation of the earth.
Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary, © 1996, 1998 MICRA, Inc.
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