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geotechnical

[jee-oh-tek-ni-kuh l] /ˌdʒi oʊˈtɛk nɪ kəl/
adjective
1.
of or relating to practical applications of geological science in civil engineering, mining, etc.
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  • One of our geotechnical engineers estimated the boring locations in the field using a boring location map asa reference.
  • Microgravity is a geophysical method that is increasingly being used for environmental and geotechnical investigations.
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geotechnical

/ˌdʒiːəʊˈtɛknɪkəl/
adjective
1.
relating to the application of technology to engineering problems caused by geological factors
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