geologist

[jee-ol-uh-jist]
noun
a person who specializes in geologic research and study.

Origin:
1785–95; geolog(y) + -ist

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geology (dʒɪˈɒlədʒɪ)
 
n
1.  the scientific study of the origin, history, structure, and composition of the earth
2.  the geological features of a district or country
 
geological
 
adj
 
geo'logic
 
adj
 
geo'logically
 
adv
 
ge'ologist
 
n
 
ge'ologer
 
n

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Remember folks, you are guilty of delusions of grandeur if you are a geologist who can predict quakes or tell others they can't.
We hired a geologist for the day and it made our visit so much more interesting.
Here the every whim of the geologist and philologist can be satisfied.
Every geologist knows that that is a subsiding area.
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