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geoscience

[jee-oh-sahy-uh ns] /ˌdʒi oʊˈsaɪ əns/
noun
Origin
1940-1945
1940-45; geo- + science
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Examples from the web for geoscience
  • Projects that integrate education research and geoscience education are now explicitly solicited.
  • Teach introductory environmental and geoscience courses as well as advanced courses in departmental offerings.
  • But the stories are coming fast and furious, and they are as much about geopolitics as geoscience.
  • Delighted to hear you will lend your remarkable talents to the geoscience community.
British Dictionary definitions for geoscience

geoscience

/ˌdʒiːəʊˈsaɪəns/
noun
1.
any science, such as geology, geophysics, geochemistry, or geodesy, concerned with the earth; an earth science
2.
these sciences collectively
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